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2016 Memorandum Archive

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2016 Memorandum Archive

Memorandum - Clarification of the Scope of Practice for Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) versus First Responders (FR)

May 18, 2016 - As we continue the transition from First Responder (curriculum and scope of practice) to Emergency Medical Responder (curriculum and scope of practice) there has been confusion. There are differences from the GAP Analysis document from the National Association of State EMS Officials (NAEMSO) and the State of California scope of practice. After reviewing California Code of Regulations, Title 22, Chapter 1.5 First Aid and CPR Standards and training for Public Safety Personnel, the GAP Analysis document, and extensive discussions with the Emergency Medical Services Authority I felt that it was necessary to clarify multiple issues.

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