OEMS Policy Change – Agency Guidance: Required Fingerprint Based Background Checks

May 27, 2020 TO: Virginia Emergency Medical Services (EMS) agenciesRegional EMS Councils FROM: Ronald D. Passmore, NRPManager – Regulation & Compliance Division SUBJECT: Guidance Document for OEMS required FBI fingerprint based background checks Guidance Document forOEMS Required FBI Fingerprint Based Background Checks – Download PDF Here The purpose of this document is to provide guidance […]

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 […]