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August 21, 2017 - Employment Opportunity

The San Joaquin County EMS Agency is currently recruiting for an EMS Trauma Coordinator. Visit the Employment Opportunities web page for more information.

August 17, 2017 - EMS Draft Polices Available for Public Comment

The San Joaquin County EMS Agency is soliciting comments for draft EMS Policy No. 4812 Primary Stroke Center Data Requirements, and EMS Policy No. 5754 ALS Acute Stroke.  EMS Policy No. 4812 Primary Stroke Center Data Requirements is a new policy that lists the monthly and quarterly data requirements for primary stroke centers designated by the SJCEMSA consistent with requirements in California Code of Regulations, Title 22, Division 9, Chapter 7.2 Stroke Critical Care System.  Modifications to EMS Policy No. 5754 ALS Acute Stroke include instructions for paramedics to determine the patient’s Last Known Well Time (LKWT), and adding the definition of “Aphasia” and “Agnosia” within the RACE Exam.  

Draft policies may be viewed or downloaded from the SJCEMSA website Draft Policies page.  The 45-day public comment period ends October 2, 2017.  Completed comment forms should be submitted by email to Annika Navalta at anavalta@sjgov.org or by U.S. Mail to the San Joaquin County EMS Agency, PO Box 220, French Camp, CA 95231. Questions may be directed to Rick Jones, EMS Analyst at rrjones@sjgov.org.

August 17, 2017 - ECA Compliance Report for May - June 2017

The San Joaquin County EMS Agency has completed its evaluations of Escalon Community Ambulance for May - June 2017 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 May - June 2017 compliance reports. Previous Compliance Reports may be found on the Transportation Compliance Report page.

August 15, 2017 - EMS Liaison Agenda for meeting on August 17, 2017

The EMS Liaison Committee is scheduled for Thursday, August 17, 2017, at 0900 hours.  The meeting will be held in the Health Plan of San Joaquin, Community Room, 7751 South Manthey Road. French Camp, CA 95231.  Attendees are encouraged to park in the adjacent SJGH parking Lot #1. See link for map.

A full agenda packet will not be provided at the meeting. The full agenda packet may be viewed and downloaded from the EMS Agency's committee web page.

August 8, 2017 - MDA Compliance Report for May - June 2017

The San Joaquin County EMS Agency has completed its evaluations of Manteca District Ambulance for May and June 2017 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 May and June 2017 compliance report.  Previous Compliance Reports may be found on the Transportation Compliance Report page.

July 31, 2017 - AMR Compliance Report for March and April 2017

The San Joaquin County EMS Agency has completed its evaluations of American Medical Response for March and April 2017 performance under their five-year contract to provide exclusive emergency ambulance service. The AMR contract establishes accountability for meeting specific standards and provides the EMS Agency with complete access to data and information on AMR's operational, clinical, and administrative performance. Click to view AMR’s March and April 2017 compliance reports. Previous Compliance Reports may be found on the Transportation Compliance Report page.

June 30, 2017 - EMS Accepting Applications for Primary Stroke Center Designation

The San Joaquin County EMS Agency is accepting applications for Primary Stroke Center designation through 5pm on August 31, 2017. The complete application packet may be found on the Stroke Center Application webpage.  The Primary Center Designation requirements can be found in EMS Policy No. 4811. Questions regarding Primary Stroke Center designation should be directed to Rick Jones at (209)468-6818 or by email at rrjones@sjgov.org.

June 6, 2017 - July's EMS Liaison Committee meeting date moved to August

The EMS Liaison Committee meeting has been changed from July 13 to Thursday, August 17, 2017 at 0900 hours at the Health Plan of San Joaquin, Community Room, 7751 South Manthey Road. French Camp, CA 95231.  A full agenda packet will be available a week prior to the meeting date. Further meeting information may be found on the committees page.

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