ASPR TRACIE. (2017). Webinar Q&A: EMS and Infectious Diseases: Challenges and Resources for Provider Protection.
On June 22, 2017 ASPR TRACIE hosted the EMS and Infectious Diseases: Challenges and Resources for Provider Protection webinar. The webinar introduced the EMS Infectious Disease Playbook, ASPR TRACIE’s one-stop information source to guide the transport of patients known or suspected of having an infectious disease. Presenters also described why and how the Playbook was developed, walked webinar participants through the content, and shared their perspectives on how individuals can use the Playbook in their daily practice. They also discussed the challenges the EMS community faces related to infectious diseases.