Maine EMS is excited to bring you the latest edition of our QI newsletter, packed with valuable information and resources to enhance the safety of our EMS responders and patients.
In this issue, we cover several topics:
- Lights & Sirens Response in Maine highlights the National EMS Quality Alliance (NEMSQA) Safety 1 & 2 Measures.
- Free Traffic Incident Management Responder Training. Visit https://www.nhi.fhwa.dot.gov/course-search?course_no=133126A to take advantage of this opportunity and enhance your skills.
- EMD Determinant Codes
- Clinician Fatigue
- Visibility Standards for Vehicles
- Transport Safety for clinicians and patients and valuable data on Ambulance Crash Data from https://www.ems.gov/assets/NHTSAOEMSAmbulanceInfographic.pdf.
We hope this newsletter provides valuable insights and resources to enhance your EMS safety practices. As always, please feel free to contact us with any questions or feedback.
Winter 2023 QI Newsletter - Safety (PDF) (March 23, 2023)