Act 17 of 2020 BLS Ambulance Staffing Exception

Act 17 of 2020 amended the EMS System Act to permit the Department of Health to grant exceptions to the ambulance staffing standard for Basic Life Support (BLS) ambulances for agencies not licensed to provide service higher than the BLS level. The Bureau of EMS has...

CPR course expiration date extension

Effective immediately any Department approved CPR course with a suggested/actual expiration date on or after January 1, 2020 will be considered by the Bureau of EMS to be current through December 31, 2020.