Policies

010.00 - 099.99 Authority / Administration
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000.00 Table of Contents (08-31-2012)
000-00.Cover.pdf (08-2012)
010.00 Attachment 2016 Statute Book (10-01-2016)
010.00 Health And Safety Code, Division 2.5 (01-01-2012)
015.00 Attachment 2016 Regulation Book (10-01-2016)
015.00 California Code Of Regulations, Title 22, Division 9
050.00 OCEMS Agency, County Of Orange Resolution
070.05 Orange County EMS Organization Chart (01-20-2010)
080.00 Policy and Procedure Review Process (04-01-2013)
090.00 Definitions (08-20-2019)
100 - Emergency Medical Care Committee
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100.10 EMCC (State Authority: Health & Safety Code) (01-2004)
100.30 Bylaws (03-2004)
100.40 Emergency Medical Care Committee Membership (03-16-2018)
 
110 - Facilities Advisory Subcommittee
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110.10. Bylaws (03-2004)
110.20 Organizational / Membership Chart (12-16-2005)
120 - Education And Training Advisory Subcommittee
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120.10 Bylaws (03-04-1988)
120.20 Organizational / Membership Chart (12-16-2005)
130 - Paramedic Advisory Subcommittee
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130.10 Bylaws (02-09-2009)
130.20 Organizational / Membership Chart (12-06-2005)
140 - Transportation Advisory Subcommittee
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140.10 Bylaws (07-01-2010)
140.20 Organizational / Membership Chart (07-01-2010)
150 - Quality Assurance Board
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150.10 Quality Assurance Board Bylaws (05-06-2008)
150.20 Organizational / Membership Chart (04-2012)
160 - Regional Trauma Operations Committee
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160.10 Bylaws (03-2001)
160.20 Organizational / Membership Chart (08-2007)
170 - Disaster Advisory Group
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170.10 Bylaws (12-2006)
 
200.00 - 299.99 OCEMS Approved System Service Providers
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200.00 Licensed EMS Medical Transportation Providers (10-24-2019)
210.00 Emergency 911-Dispatch Paramedic Service Providers (05-01-2016)
220.00 List Of Base Hospitals (5-22-2019)
230.00 List of Emergency Receiving Centers (05-22-2019)
240.10 List Of Trauma Receiving Centers (06-12-2015)
240.20 List of Stroke Neurology Receiving Centers (06-12-2015)
240.30 Orange County Specialty Services (07-24-2019)
240.40 List of Cardiovascular Receiving Centers (06-12-2015)
250.10 Orange County Approved EMT-I Training Schools (06-14-2019)
250.20 OC Approved EMT-Paramedic Training Program (06-14-2019)
300.00 - 399.99 Medical Control
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300.10 2014 OC-MEDS Documentation Standards (04-01-2015)
300.20 2014 OC-MEDS - System Management and Support (09-02-2014)
300.30 OC-MEDS - EMS Provider Patient Care Reporting (05-01-2016)
300.31 OC-MEDS Data Dictionary (6-1-2019)
300.32 OC-MEDS - EMS Provider Data Submission Process (01-04-2017)
300.40 OC-MEDS - Confidentiality of Health Care Information (04-01-2018)
309.00 Transport of Police K9 Dogs Injured in Line of Duty (01-01-2019)
310.00 9-1-1 Advanced Life Support Base Contact, Standing Order, and Transport Criteria (08-12-2019)
310.10 Determination of 9-1-1 Dispatched Patient Transport to an Appropriate Facility (05-01-2016)
310.15 Physician At Scene (04-01-2015)
310.20 Interfacility Transfer Between Acute Care Hospitals Using EMS Transport Providers (03-16-2018)
310.20 Interfacility Transfer Between Acute Care Hospitls Using EMS Transport Providers - Attachment A
310.30 Trauma Triage (04-01-2019)
310.31 Trauma Triage Algorithm (04-01-2019)
310.80 Updates of Standing Orders / Base Hospital Treatment Guidelines / Procedure Guidelines (04-01-2017)
310.96 Hospital Diversion Criteria (08-31-2012)
315.00 OCEMS EMT Scope of Practice: EMT-OCEMS Accredited (04-01-2019)
315.00 OCEMS EMT Scope of Practice: Field Reference Guide - Attachment I (04-01-2019)
325.00 Advanced Life Support (ALS) Unit Inventory (04-01-2019)
325.05 Air Rescue Unit Inventory (5-1-2018)
330.15 Attachment Report of ALS Services without BH Contact (09-02-2014)
330.15 Treatment Without Base Contact Communication Failure (01-02-2019)
330.20 Evaluation, Treatment and/or Transport of Minors (04-01-2019)
330.25 Infant Safe Surrender (09-02-2014)
330.30 Suspected Child Abuse Reporting Guidelines (09-02-2014)
330.35 Suspected Dependent Adult/Elder Abuse Reporting Guidelines (04-01-2015)
330.40 First Responder Defibrillation Standing Order (4-1-2015)
330.47 OCEMS Optional Scope Of Practice Petition Procedure (04-01-2015
330.50 Withholding Prehospital CPR for the Obviously Dead (4-1-2019)
330.51 DNR, POLST, End or Life Options (8-15-16)
330.51 EMSA Do-Not-Resuscitate (DNR) - Attachment 1
330.51 Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) - Attachment 2
(POLST)
330.57 Application of Restraints by EMS Personnel (04-01-2019)
330.60 Transfer Of Patient Care: Paramedic to Air Ambulance Medical Flight Crew (04-01-2015)
330.70 Paramedic Assessment Unit (PAU) (02-08-16)
330.75 Tactical Medicine (04-01-2017)
330.80 Tactical Casualty Care (01-01-2019)
330.85 Hospital Emergency Response Team (01-01-2019)
330.96 2014 Prehospital Exposures (09-02-2014)
340.00 Authorized Registered Nurse (ARN) (11-1-2016)
350.00 Emergency Ambulance Transport Provider Criteria; County Administered Non-Exclusive Areas (04-01-2015)
352.00 9-1-1 Emergency Ambulance Transport Provider - Provision of Service in County Administered Non-Exclusive Areas(4-1-2015)
355.00 Approval To Use EMT and Paramedic Scope of Practice During Scheduled and Special Event Standby (04-03-2019)
355.00 Scheduled Event - Appendix A
355.00 Special Event - Appendix B
380.00 Review Of OCEMS Policy By A Base Hospital Physician (04-01-2015)
385.00 Continuous Quality Improvement Plan (06-03-2019)
385.05 Base Hospital Incident Review Process (05-01-2016)
390.30 Prehospital Air Ambulance Service Report Form (09-18-2006)
391.10 Paramedic Transport/Hospital Discharge Data Report (02-14-2003)
398.00 Intranasal Naloxone by Public Safety First Responders (10-01-2019)
398.01 Intranasal Naloxone by Public Safety First Responders Competency Review (03/15/2018)
398.05 Attachment Law Enforcement First Responder Agencies Approved to Administer Naloxone (04-10-2019)
 
400.00 - 499.99 Personnel Certification / Licensing
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400.00 Mobile Intensive Care Nurse (MICN) Authorization (04-01-2019)
410.00 Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Certification and Recertification (04-01-2017)
415.00 Orange County Ambulance Driver Attendant License (04-01-2017)
420.00 Background Checks and California Central Registry Requirements For EMT Certification And Recertification(07-01-2010)
425.05 First Responder / Community Provider Accreditation For Advanced Procedures (04-01-2015)
430.10 Accreditation To Practice- ALS Personnel Criteria (07-01-2019)
430.15 Accreditation to Practice Air Rescue Personnel Criteria (04-01-2017)
430.20 Accreditation to Practice Tactical Emergency Medical Services (TEMS) Personnel Criteria (04-01-2017)
450.00 Paramedic/Mobile Intensive Care Nurse Informal Performance Review (04-01-2015)
455.00 Emergency Medical Technician Certification Review Process (07-01-2010)
455.00 EMT Certification Review Process - California Health and Safety Code Section 1798.200(C) Attachment 1
455.00 Recommended Guidelines for Disciplinary Orders and Conditions of Probation for EMT (Basic) & Advanced EMT Attachment 2
470.00 Fees: Certification, Licensing and Designation (01-03-2019)
 
500.00 - 599.99 Training Programs
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500.00 Mobile Intensive Care Nurse (MICN) (11-19-2015)
505.00 Orange County Ambulance Driver Attendant License-Training Program Requirements (04-01-2017)
510.00 Emergency Medical Technician Training Program Criteria (04-01-2017)
510.00 EMT Training Program Application Attachment (07-2017)
510.05 EMT Monitoring of EMT Training (09-02-2014)
510.10 EMT Skills Competency Verification Process (11-01-2016)
510.10 Skills Signer Form - Attachment A
520.00 Paramedic Training Program Criteria (04-01-2017)
530.00 EMS Continuing Education (CE) Provider (04-01-2017)
530.00 EMS Continuing Education (CE) Provider Application - Attachment 1 (05-22-2014)
530.00 List of Continuing Education (CE) Course Offerings - Attachment 2 (10-01-2011)
535.00 Public Safety Personnel First Aid Training Program (11-01-2016)
600.00 - 699.99 Medical Facilities
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600.00 Emergency Receiving Center Criteria (08-21-2015)
600.05 Community (Spoke) ERC Assignments to Base Hospitals (08-21-2015)
600.10 Emergency Receiving Center - Resource Listing (06-01-2016)
610.00 Base Hospital Criteria (08-20-2019)
615.00 Impact Evaluation Of Reduction/Closure Of Hospital Emergency Services (06-03-2013)
620.00 Paramedic Trauma Receiving Center Criteria (11-19-2015)
620.01 Pediatric Trauma Center Criteria (11-19-2015)
620.07 Trauma System Design (11.19.2015)
620.11 Trauma System Market & Advertising By Trauma Centers & Prehospital Care Providers (11-19-2015)
620.13 Trauma System Public Information and Education (11-19-2015)
630.00 Cardiovascular Receiving Center Criteria (11-05-2019)
635.00 Paramedic Receiving Center / Base Hospital: Survey / Resurvey (04-01-2015)
635.10 Trauma Receiving Center: Survey/Resurvey Process (01-15-2019)
640.00 Base Hospital / Facility Program: Approval / Designation Process And Appeal Procedures (07-2002)
645.00 Base Hospitals/Facilities/Training Programs/EMT-P Service Providers: Review Process For Suspension/Revocation Of (08-91)
650.00 Stroke-Neurology Receiving Center Designation Criteria (11-05-2019)
650.05 Community (Spoke) Hospital Assignments to Adult Stroke-Neurology Receiving Centers (04-01-2019)
650.10 Stroke Registry Data Dictionary (11-1-2016)
655.00 Agreement To Provide Services As an Emergency Receiving Center (04-01-2015)
655.01 Agreement to Provide Services as a Comprehensive Childrens Emergency Receiving Center (04-01-2015)
660.00 Agreement To Provide Services as a Trauma Center (04-01-2015)
680.00 Comprehensive Children’s Emergency Receiving Center Designation Criteria (10-04-2019)
700.00 - 799.99 Medical Trans.Cert./Licensing Ambulance & Regs
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700.00 EMT-P Service Provider Criteria (08-24-1995)
705.00 ALS/PAU Activation/Reactivation (04-01-2015)
706.00 Temporary ALS Unit Activation (09-02-2014)
710.00 First Responder / Community Based EMS Provider (10-1999)
710.00 First Responder/Community Based EMS Provider - Attachment 1 (11-06-2003)
714.00 Maximum Emergency Ground Ambulance Rates (07-01-2019)
715.00 Ambulance Ordinance No. 3517 (09-2003)
715.00 Ground Emergency Ambulance Service Rates Adjustment (08-17-2017)
720.00 - Attachment ll - Appendix ll Ambulance Contract Cities (04-29-2008)
720.20 Complaint Processing (04-01-2014)
720.30 Ground Ambulance Design, Documentation & Equipment (05-01-2016)
720.40 Ground Ambulance Provider Inspection (04-01-2014)
720.50 Ground Ambulance Vehicle Inspection (04-01-2017)
720.60 Ground Ambulance Provider Policies, Procedures & Documentation (04-01-2017)
720.70 Ground Ambulance Communication Equipment (05-01-2016)
730.10 Ambulance Rules and Regulations Air Ambulance Service Provider Criteria (04-04-2017)
730.15 Ambulance Rules & Regulations Air Rescue - BLS/ALS Air Rescue Service Provider Criteria (04-01-2015)
730.20 Ambulance Rules and Regulations Prehospital Air Ambulance and Air Rescue Service Activation Procedure (04-01-2014)
777.00 - IFT-ALS Service Provider Criteria (11-14-2019)
 
800.00 - 899.99 Communications
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850.00 ALS Communications Assignment (11-19-2015)
853.00 Hospital Emergency Administrative Radio (H.E.A.R.) Network Validation (03-2004)
900.00 - 999.99 Disaster Response
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900.00 (MCI) Multi-Casualty Incident Response Plan (10-01-2018)
900.00 MCI Worksheet Attachment 1 - Mass Casualty Incident Response Plan - BH (10/10/2018)
900.00 MCI Worksheet Attachment 2 - Mass Casualty Incident Response Plan - Med Com