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The Designated NYS EMS Program Agency Serving Chemung,Schuyler & Steuben Counties
1058 West Church St. Elmira, NY 14905
Phone: 607-732-2354

COVID RESPONSE

 

For updated information on COVID-19 please use links below:

COVID 19 Public Health EMS Cardiac Arrest Standards of Care” has been rescinded by DOH Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker

Rescinding NYS Cardiac Arrest Standard of Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic-Advisory 20-01

Interim Guidance for Fire Service Agencies to Limit Potential Exposure to COVID-19  Rev 4.6.2020

Sequence for Putting On Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Emotional Support Line

STREMAC Policy Statement: EMS COVID Recommendations Policy #2020-02

Assessment Procedure for Patients with Suspected COVID-19

EMS Viral Pandemic Triage Protocol

Patients Not Transported by EMS patient handout 

Information Bulletin On Covid-19 For 9-1-1 Public Safety Answering Points  3.18.2020

CDC - Donning & Doffing Guidelines

EPA's list products for use against COVID-19

 

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March 24, 2020 COVID for EMS Virtual Town Hall led by Dr. Dylan KelloggArnot Health, Southern Tier Regional EMS Medical Director. Policy clarification and the most current information is discussed.

View the Powerpoint 
                                                   

 

 

 

 

 

CDC Coronavirus Disease Website: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
CDC Interim Guidance for EMS: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/guidance-for-ems.html
CDC Interim Guidance for Risk Assessment: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/guidance-risk-assesment-hcp.html