Flashcards in Emergency Medicine - History Of EMS Deck (7):
Who sets the EMS curriculum?
Federal department of transport --> therefore scope of practice set by each state, no uniform regulations
who funds EMS?
national highway safety act?
who wrote the first textbook about Emergency services?
AAOS - American academy of orthopedic services
who has the highest level of prehospital provider training?
Who sets length of training minimums?
department of transportation, but overseen by states
in PA, who annually verifies paramedic's authority to provide care?
physician medical director