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If you’re interested in this course, here is the updated instructions. Note that the dates have changed from May to October 16, 17 and 18, 2020. Instructor information sheet (DOH 743)
Please read the memo.
“This guidance was developed for New York State fire service agencies to mitigate potential exposure of firefighting personnel to COVID-19. This guidance is meant to assist fire service agencies in developing procedures applicable to their individual circumstances.” View and download the guidance document.
From the NY DOH: Please see the guidance to nursing homes and adult care facilities linked below. Temperature checks are required for their administration, staff, visitors and EMS personnel. Anyone entering the nursing home or adult care facility is subject to COVID 19 screening as outlined in the guidance document linked below. This guidance affects EMS […]
Attached is the latest DOH BEMS policy pertaining to Response to Respiratory Emergencies. Also please be advised that there are to be NO nebulized medications administered while entering or in any Hospital Emergency Department, you MUST discontinue all nebulized medications prior to entering the facility. You are to continue to treat your patients appropriately according to your protocols, […]
For information on COVID-19, including prevention, symptoms and preparations, NY DOH has answers to your questions. Read up on it. For EMS providers: Be assured your agency will be contacted in the usual manner if there are any changes to policies and procedures. You may check with the NY DOH to find out about COVID-19. […]