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Paper

Date

Resource Documentation

AED Use in Children

2003 – April

Erratum regarding AED Use in Children

 

Air Ambulance Medical Transport Advertising and Marketing - Joint Position Statement of the National Association of EMS Physicians®, the American College of Emergency Physicians, the Air Medical Physician Association, the Association of Air Medical Services, and the National Association of State EMS Officials

2008 – March/

2010 – July

 

Alternate Airways in the Out-of-Hospital Setting

2007 – January

Link to Resource Document

 

Alternate Ambulance Transportation and Destination

 

2001 – January

 

Ambulance Diversion and Emergency Department Offload Delay

2011 – February

Link to Resource Document

 

Appropriate and Safe Utilization of Helicopter Emergency Medical Services: A Joint Position Statement with Resource Document

2012 – December

 

Considerations in Establishing EMS Response Time Goals

2003 – February

 

Drug-Assisted Intubation in the Prehospital Setting

  • Replaces the previous NAEMSP position statement entitled Prehospital Rapid-Sequence Intubation [Prehosp Emerg Care. Jan/Mar 2001; 5(1):40-8.]
  • Joint statement with the American College of Emergency Physicians and the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma 

2004 – August

 

Early Defibrillation

 

2007 – September

 

Emergency Medical Dispatch

 

2007 - November

 

Emergency Medical Services and Emergency Medical Services Systems – Joint position statement with the National Association of State EMS Directors.

 

1993 - January

 

EMS Provider Determinations of Necessity for Transport 

 

2011 - April

Link to Resource Document

EMS Spinal Precautions and the Use of the Long Backboard - Joint Statement with the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma

 

2012 - December

Link to Resource Document

EMS Systems and Managed Care Integration

 

1997 – July

 

Equipment for Ground Ambulances

 

2005

 

Ethical Challenges in Emergency Medical Services

1992 - September

 

Expert Witness Qualifications and Ethical Guidelines for Issues Related to Emergency Medical Services Litigation

2009 - July

 

Field Triage of the Injured Patient

 

2010 - March

 

Flight Physician Training Program - Core Content

Replaces the previous position statement entitled Flight Physician Training Program [Prehosp Disaster Med. 1993;8(2)183-4.] 

 

2002 - May

 

Guidelines for Air Medical Dispatch

Replaces the previous position statements entitled Air Medical Dispatch: Guidelines for Trauma Scene Response [Prehosp Disaster Med. 1992;7(1):75-8] and Criteria for Prehospital Air Medical Transport: Non-Trauma and Pediatric Considerations [Prehosp Disaster Med 1994;9(2):140-1]

 

2002 - December

 

Guidelines for Withholding or Termination of Resuscitation in Prehospital Traumatic Cardiopulmonary Arrest

 

2001 - March

 

High-Dose Steroids for Acute Spinal Cord Injury In Emergency Medical Services

 

2003 - July

 

Indications for Prehospital Spinal Immobilization

 

1999 – February

 

Induced Therapeutic Hypothermia in Resuscitated Cardiac Arrest Patients

2008 - October

 

Link to Resource Document

 

Intraosseous Vascular Access in the Out-of-Hospital Setting​

 

Link to Resource Document

 

Law Enforcement Special Operations Medical Support

 

2001 – March

 

Mass Gathering Medical Care

 

 

Link to Resource Document

Medical Direction of Interfacility Transports

 

2000 - February


 

Medical Direction for Air Medical Transport Programs.

Replaces the previous position statement entitled Medical Direction for Air Medical Transport Programs [Prehosp Disaster Med. 1995;10(4):283-4.]

 

2002 - May

 

Medical Direction for Operational EMS Programs

 

2010 - March

 

National Guidelines for Statewide Implementation of EMS "Do Not Resuscitate" (DNR) Programs – Joint position statement with the National Association of State EMS Directors

 

1994 - January

 

Non-Invasive Positive Pressure Ventilation (NIPPV) 

 

2010 - December

Link to Resource Document 

​​​Off Label Use of Medical Products

2010 - December

 

On Site Hospital Helipads – Joint position statement with the Association of Air Medical Services

 

2006 - August

 

Patient Non Transport – Joint position statement with the American College of Emergency Physicians

 

2001 - January

 

Patient Restraint in Emergency Medical Services Systems

2002 - February

 

Physician Medical Direction in EMS

 

1997 - July

 

Physician Medical Direction of EMS Education Programs: Policy Resource and Education Paper

1997 - August

 

Prehospital Management of Acute Myocardial Infarction

 

2008 - February

 

Prehospital Pain Management

Replaces the previous NAEMSP position statement entitled use of nitrous oxide: oxygen mixtures in prehospital emergency medical care. [Prehosp Disaster Med. 1990;5(3):273-4.]

 

20

03 - June

 

 

Principles for Community Paramedicine (Sept. 2012)

 

2012 – September - National Rural Health Association Policy Brief (NRHA)

 

Recommended Guidelines for Uniform Reporting of Data from Out-of-Hospital Airway Management

 

2003 - June

 

Reimbursement for EMS Response, Medical Care, and Transport

 

2011 - February

Link to Resource Document

Risk Reduction for Exposure to Blood-Borne Pathogens in EMS  

 

1997 - July

 

Role of EMS in Disaster Response

 

2010 - December

Link to Resource Document

The Role of EMS in the Management of Acute Stroke: Triage, Treatment, and Stroke Systems

 

2006 - August

Link to Resource Document

Role of the State EMS Medical Director - Joint statement with the American College of Emergency Physicians and the National Association of State EMS Directors.

 

2009 - February

 

Link to Resource Document​

Special Resuscitation Issues Encountered During Air Medical Transport

 

1998 - April

 

Systems of Specialty Care

 

2004 - April

 

Termination of Resuscitation of Non-Traumatic Cardiopulmonary Arrest

 

2011 - February

Link to Resource Document

Transfer of Patient Care between EMS Providers and Receiving Facilities – Joint position statement with the National Association of State EMS Officials and the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians

2013 - August

 

Unsolicited Medical Personnel Volunteering at Disaster Scenes – Joint position statement with the American College of Emergency Physicians

 

2002 - September

 

The Use Of Automated External Defibrillators In Children

 

2003 – April

Erratum regarding AED Use in Children

 

The Use of Epinephrine for Out-of-Hospital Treatment of Anaphylaxis

 

2011 - February

Link to Resource Document

Use of Warning Lights and Siren in Emergency Medical Vehicle Response and Patient Transport – Joint position statement with the National Association of State EMS Directors

 

1993 - November

 

Value of Continuing Medical Education In The Prehospital Arena – Position statement of the National Association of EMS Educators

 

2003 – August

 

Verification of Endotracheal Tube Placement Following Intubation

 

1999 - February

 

 

Voluntary Guidelines for Out-of-Hospital Practices – Joint position statement with the American College of Emergency Physicians and the National Association of State EMS Directors

 

2001 - June

 

Withholding of Resuscitation for Adult Traumatic Cardiopulmonary Arrest - Joint Statement with the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma

 

2012 – May

 

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