Kentucky Senate Bill 38 adopted by a voice vote on February 13 urges first responders to receive training on autism spectrum disorders. Read more...
The United States Senate has before them the Protecting Patient Access to Emergency Medications Act of 2017 which allows states to have a single registration for DEA with EMS.
Although KRS 311.6225 authorized the Medical Orders for Scope of Treatment (MOST) form not many people are using it. The conventional DNR or the MOST for should be honored by all EMS professionals.
The 2017 Mission: Lifeline EMS Recognition period is open through March 31. Application documents available for download now.
The Kentucky Board of Emergency Medical Services releases the findings from the Community Paramedic/MIH Pilot Program's 1st and 2nd Quarter data submissions.
KBEMS invites providers with certification(s) and/or license(s) which expired on December 31, 2016 to maintain their status by submitting a reinstatement application using KEMSIS.
Public feedback is being sought for draft standards set by the American Heart Association to help 911 dispatchers walk callers through CPR during a suspected cardiac arrest. The organization will collect comments until Nov. 16 and use the input to encourage emergency communications and dispatch centers nationwide to adopt the standards.