Emergency First Aid Guidelines for California Schools
This manual is meant to provide recommended procedures for school staff in responding to medical emergencies when the school nurse is not available and until emergency medical services responders arrive on scene. These guidelines provide recommended actions and do not supersede or invalidate any laws or rules established by a school system, a school board, or the state.
Equipment for Ground Ambulances: Summary of Changes 2009-2014
This article summarizes changes made in the recently published ground ambulance equipment list subsequent to when the list was last published in 2009. The current list represents a consensus by seven organizations, all of which appointed members to a joint task force to assist with defining the current standard for ground ambulances in the United States. The Equipment for Ground Ambulances Joint Policy Statement was published in Prehospital Emergency Care 18(1):92-97, 2014.
Equipment for Ground Ambulances: Joint Policy Statement
Published in Prehospital Emergency Care, this joint policy statement was written to serve as a standard for the equipment needs of emergency ground ambulance services both in the United States and Canada. The recommendations in this document specifically pertain to ALS and BLS emergency ground ambulance services.