Drug Boxes

drugs2This page includes all information regarding the regional drug boxes. Visit this page for updates regarding changes and standards for the drug box program for our region. There are also various downloads available below to aid you in staying up to date with our regions drug box guidelines and regulations.

Download: Regional Drug Box Program Best Practices

The Regional Drug Box Program Best Practices relates to the use of the CSEMS regional drug and IV kits. These best practices serve to provide regional guidance on the acquisition, storage, usage and maintenance of the drug box system. Local pharmacies may issue policies that supersede or supplement these best practices. The success of the regional drug box program is based on the full understanding and support of the system by EMS providers, hospital pharmacists, Operational Medical Directors and emergency department attending physicians.

Drug Box Related Downloads

You can find various downloads that are applicable to the regions drug box program such as drug box layout, medication updates, supply changes, regulations, controlled substances exchange forms, and more!

Recent Drug Box News

Special Recent Posts

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Urgent Drug Box Update! New Nebulizer Equipment in Drug Boxes Stocked at Augusta Health

The Augusta Health Pharmacy has transitioned to using a new nebulizer system. Drug boxes stocked at [...]
Dopamine Shortage in CSEMS Drug Boxes Stocked at Carillion Stonewall Jackson Hospital

Dopamine Shortage in CSEMS Drug Boxes Stocked at Carillion Stonewall Jackson Hospital

  The Carillion Stonewall Jackson Hospital Pharmacy notified the Council of the following te[...]
Drug Shortage at Carillion Stonewall Jackson Hospital / Temporary Change to Cefazolin Administration - Effective 4/4/2018

Drug Shortage at Carillion Stonewall Jackson Hospital / Temporary Change to Cefazolin Administration - Effective 4/4/2018

The Carillion Stonewall Jackson Hospital Pharmacy notified the Council of multiple medication shorta[...]