March 31, 2020 This advisory supersedes guidance from the New York State Department of Health issued on March 28, 2020, to clarify that this guidance applies to essential personnel who have been exposed to a confirmed OR suspected case of COVID-19. To: EMS Service Chiefs, Coordinators, Medical Directors, Training Officers Beginning this Winter, these protocols will become standard across the State. New York State EMS Collaborative Protocols. The 2019 NYS EMS Collaborative Protocols have been updated to be consistent with the Statewide BLS Protocols and are effective immediately. New York State Collaborative EMS Protocols Over the course of the last three years, a group of physicians created a memorandum of understanding between regions and created a set of protocols that have been adopted by every EMS region north of the Bronx. TTY: 711 www.health.ri.gov. 5 Year Pilot EMS Recertification Program; For questions regarding the program or if you are unable to download any of the forms please contact: New York State Bureau of Emergency Medical Services 875 Central Avenue Albany, N.Y. 12206 518-402-0996 Fax 518-402-0985 4/9/2020 2020-02 Title: 2020 Protocol Revisions UNIFIED PROTOCOLS Issue Date: February 14, 2020 Effective Date: July 1, 2020 Supersedes: n/a Page: 1 of 189 THE REGIONAL EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES COUNCIL OF NEW YORK CITY, INC. Michael Dailey, Heidi Cordi. This is the official NYS EMS Collaborative Protocol app approved and verified by NYS EMS regions. ADVISORY FROM THE CENTER FOR EMS #2020.14 . All providers are required to complete the following update prior to December 31, 2019. Advisory No. Public and private sector organizations that provide essential services or functions where Suffolk County REMSCO | 360 Yaphank Ave, Suite 1B | Yaphank, NY 11980 Phone: 631-852-5080 | Fax: 631-852-5028 Designed by a medical team with years of pre-hospital experience, NYS EMS Collaborative protocol app allows users to make clinical decisions with ease. NYS EMS Certification Reinstatement Program, Certification Extensions. This app makes pre-hospital reference easier than ever. NYS, NYC, Nassau & Suffolk Counties. Department of Health Three Capitol Hill Providence, RI 02908-5097 . The protocol “reflects recommended revisions that predate the COVID-19 public health emergency and have been successfully used in many areas of the U.S., as well as other locations throughout the world,” NYS EMS director Ryan Greenberg wrote in the new guidance document, an April 17 memorandum to all EMS providers in the state. Download the app: Emergency Protocols for NY EMT, CC, and Paramedics. NY Collaborative ALS Protocols Update Drs.