RD35 - Virginia Department of Health - Office of Emergency Medical Services Report on the Progress in Meeting the Requirements of HB1856 [2013]

Executive Summary:
Progress report on the implementation of (i) a process whereby an emergency medical services provider who is certified by the Office of Emergency Medical Services pursuant to § 32.1-111.5 of the Code of Virginia and who has received an adverse decision related to his authority to provide emergency medical care on behalf of an emergency medical services agency under the authority of an agency operational medical director shall be informed of the appeals process and (ii) a standard operating procedure template to be used in the development of local protocols for emergency medical services personnel for basic life support services provided by emergency medical services personnel.