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July 3, 2015 - AMR Basic and Advanced EKG Course Training Opportunity

American Medical Response is proud to have their Medical Director Dr. Xavier Salinas teach a basic and advanced EKG course that is open to all BLS and ALS providers within the county. The course will be held two separate days and times.  AMR will provide 4 (four) hours of EMS CE’s, California EMS CE Provider #39-0102. Click here for flyer and additional details. Contact Matthew Scott, AMR Clinical Supervisor for additional information at 209-471-9769.

June 30, 2015 - Lay Rescuer Epinephrine Auto-injector Regulations open for 15-day Public Comment

The Emergency Medical Services Authority (EMSA) is proposing to add Chapter 1.9 to Division 9, of Title 22. This Chapter of regulations will establish minimum training and standards for certification of off-duty prehospital emergency medical care persons and lay rescuers in the use and administration of the epinephrine auto-injector as authorized by Health and Safety Code Section 1797.197a.  The proposed regulation text, certification application, response to comments received during the 15-day public comment period and comment table are available for review on EMSA's website at http://www.emsa.ca.gov/Public_Comment

The public is invited to submit written comments on the proposed regulations during the 3rd 15-day public comment period from July 1, 2015 through July 15, 2015.  Comments should be submitted to Corrine Fishman by email at corrine.fishman@emsa.ca.gov  or by fax at (916) 324-2875, or sent by mail to 10901 Gold Center Drive, Ste.400, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670.  EMSA must receive written comments on the proposed changes by 5:00 p.m. on July 15, 2015.  If you are unable to access the website and would like a copy of the proposed Chapter 1.9 regulations mailed, faxed or emailed to you or if you have any questions, please contact Corrine Fishman by calling (916) 431-3727, or by email at Corrine.fishman@emsa.ca.gov.

June 30, 2015 - 2015 Paramedic Preceptor Applications Due by July 31, 2015

The 2015 Paramedic Preceptor applications are due by July 31, 2015. Applications are available on the Paramedic Preceptor Authorization & Re-authorization page. The application to the EMS Agency must be submitted with a letter of recommendation from your ALS employer verifying that you are in good standing with that employer and the employer intends to use you as a paramedic preceptor. Click here for flyer details.

June 26, 2015 - Fee Schedule Effective July 1, 2015

Click here for the new EMS fee schedule, effective July 1, 2015, which has been approved by the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors.

June 26, 2015 - ECA Compliance Report for January - February 2015

The San Joaquin County EMS Agency has completed its evaluations of Escalon Community Ambulance for January 2015 and February 2015 performance under their exclusive emergency ambulance service agreement. The ECA agreement establishes accountability for meeting specific standards and provides the EMS Agency with complete access to data and information on ECA's operational, clinical, and administrative performance. Click here to view ECA's January 2015 and February 2015 compliance report. Previous Compliance Reports may be found on the Transportation Compliance Report page.

June 26, 2015 - MDA Compliance Report for January - February 2015

The San Joaquin County EMS Agency has completed its evaluations of Manteca District Ambulance for January 2015 and February 2015 performance under their exclusive emergency ambulance service agreement. The MDA agreement establishes accountability for meeting specific standards and provides the EMS Agency with complete access to data and information on MDA's operational, clinical, and administrative performance. Click here to view MDA's January 2015 and February 2015 compliance report. Previous Compliance Reports may be found on the Transportation Compliance Report page.

May 20, 2015 - New and Revised Policies

New and revised policies effective July 1, 2015, have been posted on the policies page. Click here for the memorandum which lists all policies that have been added and updated. Please take time to read all policies and become aware of all the changes. If you have any questions, please contact Rick Jones at (209) 468-6818 or by email at: rrjones@sjgov.org.

May 18, 2015 - National Traffic Incident Management Responder Training Course

San Joaquin County EMS Agency is hosting two National Traffic Incident Management Responder Training courses on Thursday, November 5, 2015, at the San Joaquin County Agricultural Center, 2101 E. Earhart Ave., Stockton.  Click here for flyer and additional information. This course is being offered at no cost. Upon the successful completion participants will receive a course completion certificate for 4 hours of EMS Continuing Education. CA EMS CE provided by San Joaquin County EMS Agency CEP# 39-0001. Please contact Larry Wooster, Department of Transportation, at 916-832-0473 or lwooster@dot.ca.gov for additional information. Click here to access the events page to register.  This is a multi-discipline course and participation is limited to 100 per course.

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