OEMS White Paper on Alternate Destinations

Late last week, the Virginia Office of EMS sent a White Paper regarding use of alternate destinations via email to licensed EMS agencies. This paper has been posted on our COVID-19 Resource page under Agency and Provider Resources. While we are working on regional surge plans at the Central Shenandoah EMS Council, we also know […]

Drug Box Decontamination Process Released

Please review the documents at the link below. We have developed a drug box decontamination process in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Providers should be familiar with the process and will be required to sign a statement that this process has been strictly followed when exchanging drug boxes. Provider Checklist/Flowchart Provider Certification Statement Combined Checklist and […]

COVID-19 Protocol Update – 3.22.2020

Effective immediately, do not use Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) on suspected COVID-19 Patients. Please review the protocol link regularly for the most up-to-date treatment guidance.