EMS Scope of Practice Protocols Reciprocity and Medical Control and Direction for AMRFEMA Federal EMS Deployments
U.S. Department of Homeland Security, American Medical Response, and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (2015). EMS Scope of Practice, Protocols, Reciprocity, and Medical Control and Direction for AMR/FEMA Federal EMS Deployments.
In a critical incident, emergency medical services responders from multiple states will likely be deployed under the National Ambulance Contract. This document includes clinical guidelines, a minimum scope of practice, and reciprocity procedures all responders must comply with regardless of their state of origin.