The EHSF supports its Regional Communications Committee, which meets four times a year. The functions of the committee include:
1. Evaluates the regional EMS communications system.
2. Develops and reviews emergency medical communications operating protocols for Advisory Council approval.
3. Develops the Regional Telecommunication plans for Advisory Council approval.
4. Provides a forum to discuss common communications problem issues and develop resolutions.
This document provides the required and approved medication list for EMS agencies based on the certified provider level and EMS agency licensure level.
Here is the order form for EMS agencies to order a bulk quantity of EMS certification patches.
Here is the form to order certification patches for uniforms.
Here is the order form to order EMS certification patches for uniforms.
EMS providers may choose to downgrade their certification to a lower level. Below EMS providers will find the process and application to request a certification by downgrade.
Often providers have questions about the Out-of-Hospital Do Not Resuscitate orders in Pennsylvania. Here are some useful resources.