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WELCOMEThe San Joaquin County EMS Agency's mission is to ensure the efficient and effective delivery of emergency medical services and disaster response for the citizens and visitors of San Joaquin County.
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November 19, 2013 - EMS Office Closure
The San Joaquin County EMS Agency office will be closed Thursday, November 28 and Friday, November 29, 2013. The office will re-open with normal office hours Monday, December 2, 2013.
November 19, 2013 - Free training opportunity for Fire and EMS personnel
Attend a three-hour comprehensive program that provides knowledge to set up and administer firefighter rehabilitation according to the 2008 NFPA 1584 standards. This is a free program, offered by Stockton Fire Department on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 0900 hours. Continuing education hours will be available. View the flyer here, for more information and how to register.
November 12, 2013 - EMS Policy Memorandum No. 2013-04 - Trauma Triage and Patient Destination
EMS Policy Memorandum 2013-04, Trauma Triage and Patient Destination, which is effective immediately, provides guidance on the application of EMS Policy No. 5210 Major Trauma Triage Criteria and EMS Policy No. 5215 Trauma Patient Destination. Additionally, it clarifies confusion regarding the transport destination for neurologically impaired trauma patients. The memorandum has been added to the Policies web page and may be accessed here.
November 12, 2013 - EMS Policy Memorandum No. 2013-05 - Use of Hospital Heliports/Helipads
EMS Policy Memorandum 2013-05, Use of Hospital Heliports/Helipads, which is effective immediately, addresses the use of hospital heliports/helipads. The memorandum has been added to the Policies web page and may be accessed here.
November 5, 2013 - AMR Compliance Report for July and August 2013
The San Joaquin County EMS Agency has completed its evaluations of American Medical Response for July 2013 and August 2013 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 here to view AMR's July and August 2013 compliance report. Previous Compliance Reports may be found on the Transportation Compliance Report page.
October 23, 2013 - New and Revised Policies Posted
New and revised policies effective October 16, 2013, have been posted on the policies page. Click here for the memorandum which lists policies that have been added, updated, or deleted. Please take time to read all policies and become aware of all the changes. The policy changes are effective immediately. All EMS personnel are encouraged to quickly become fully knowledgeable of these policy changes. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your agency’s CQI Coordinator or Adam Dampier at (209) 468-6818 or by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.