Program Guidelines for EMS Educational facilities to ensure compiliance with the Bureau of EMS policies and procedures.
The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) Office of Public Health (OPH) has created this Pandemic Influenza Guidance as a comprehensive containment and treatment plan to assist in the control of an outbreak of a novel influenza virus, such as the 2009 H1N1 influenza virus (¨Dswine flu¡¬) or avian influenza. DHH OPH has followed, and will continue to follow, the international and national recommendations for identification, prophylaxis, and treatment of disease as well as considered the frameworks provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for pandemic planning purposes and those recommended by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
Website data entry user guide for Louisiana nursing home personnel.
Guidelines for new EMS instructor candidates.
The Louisiana EMS Certification Commission has reviewed the Scope of Practice decision previously made and has amended and accepted the attached package. Please be sure to thoroughly review the attached documentation.
HCR 197 of the 2008 Regular Session requested that DHH implement and enforce certain interagency agreements and statutes relative to emergency medical services and report its findings to the House and Senate health and welfare committees.