Specifications include, but are not limited to: Develop and Implement EMS Protocols
o Provide EMS treatment protocols that are compliant with nationally accepted patient care
o Review protocols annually and recommend updates/additions as appropriate to maintain
compliance with nationally accepted patient care standards.
o Accept responsibility for the medical correctness of any standing order which contractor
authorizes for use by the City.
o Provide Medical Direction
o Ensure excellent clinical care through chart review, direct observation, quality assurance, and
quality improvement processes and data analysis.
o Provide, or cause to be available, 24/7/365 physician consultation for paramedics during
o Provide field response as needed or requested, and periodically participate on scene calls
with EMS crews.