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EMS AGENCY RESPONSIBILITIES


The San Joaquin County EMS Agency is responsible for oversight and regulation of the delivery of emergency medical services within the County. Specific responsibilities include system planning, training program approval, provider and hospital designation, the establishment of appropriate medical, operations, and quality standards, monitoring and facilitating compliance, and the certification, authorization, and accreditation of personnel. The EMS Agency is also responsible for disaster medical health planning and response. This includes patient management, emergency public health operations, and Medical/Health Mutual Aid coordination.

EMS AGENCY MISSION


The 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.