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2010 Memorandum Archive


2010 Memorandum Archive

Memorandum - King Airway

November 29, 2010 - The King Airway is herby authorized for utilization according to Nor-Cal EMS protocols. (See attached BLS Protocol #412 and BLS Protocol #905). This is for all ALS Providers in the Nor-Cal Region. You may continue to use the Combitube until November 30, 2011 during this transition period. More [PDF]

Memorandum - New AHA Guidelines for CPR

October 25, 2010 - Dr. Eric Rudnick, MD, FACEP, FAAEM issued a memorandum regarding the October 18, 2010 release of 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care, published in Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association. More [PDF]

Memorandum - Mucosal Atomized Devices and Allowed Medications

October 25, 2010 - Dr. Eric Rudnick, MD, FACEP, FAAEM advises the usage of two medications that have been approved for delivery intranasally - Versed and Narcan. More [PDF]

Memorandum - Affect Upon Paramedic Accreditation When a County Moves From One Local EMS Agency to Another

May 25, 2010 - Dr. R. Steven Tharratt, MD, MPVM Director released a memorandum advising of the status of paramedic accreditation when the county in which the paramedic is working transitions from a single county EMS agency to a regional EMS agency or from a regional EMS agency to become a single county EMS agency or from one regional EMS agency to a different regional EMS agency. More [PDF]


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