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What’s the Rush?. Jay Bradshaw, Director Maine Emergency Medical Services Department of Public Safety. Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD). Partnership with ESCB 1/1/07: Mandatory certification for all PSAP 9-1-1 call takers ~60% currently EMD trained, but no QI

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what s the rush

What’s the Rush?

Jay Bradshaw, Director

Maine Emergency Medical Services

Department of Public Safety

emergency medical dispatch emd
Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD)
  • Partnership with ESCB
  • 1/1/07: Mandatory certification for all PSAP 9-1-1 call takers
  • ~60% currently EMD trained, but no QI
  • 3 similar, but different, training programs and pre-arrival protocols.
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Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD)
  • 2008 Goal: Maine EMD program with statewide, standardized, protocols
emergency medical services ems
Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • 2 types of services: non-transporting / transporting (ambulances)
  • 4 license levels:
    • First Responder: AED, CPR, O2
    • EMT: + nitro, ASA
    • EMT-Intermediate: + basic cardiac monitoring, advanced airway, medications
emergency medical services ems1
Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • EMT-Paramedic
      • ACLS protocols
      • 12 lead EKG
      • PIFT
  • ALS provided on ~ 85% of all emergency calls (2005)
maine ems
Maine EMS
  • Department of Public Safety
  • Responsible for prehospital training curricula, licensing, treatment protocols, data, system oversight
  • Board of EMS
  • Medical Directions & Practices Board
  • Trauma Advisory Committee
  • Regional EMS
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Maine EMS
  • MDPB  CAC + MQF = HART
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