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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 12. Health
Agency 5. Department of Health
Chapter 31. Virginia Emergency Medical Services Regulations
8/17/2022

DOCUMENTS INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE (12VAC5-31).

Standards and Guidelines for an Accredited Education Program for the Accreditation of Educational Programs in the Emergency Medical Services Professions, adopted in 1978; revised in 1989, 1999, and 2005 by the American Academy of Pediatrics, American College of Cardiology, American College of Emergency Physicians, American College of Osteopathic Emergency Physicians, American College of Surgeons, American Society of Anesthesiologists, Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, National Association of Emergency Medical Services Educators, National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians, National Association of State Emergency Medical Services Directors, and National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians.

American National Standard for High-Visibility Safety Apparel and Headwear, ANSI/ISEA 107–2010, revised 2010, International Safety Equipment Association.

Scope of Practice - Procedures for EMS Personnel, April 6, 2011, Virginia Office of Emergency Medical Services, Virginia Department of Health.

Scope of Practice - Formulary for EMS Personnel, April 6, 2011, Virginia Office of Emergency Medical Services, Virginia Department of Health.

Virginia Emergency Medical Services Education Standards, July 2012, Virginia Office of Emergency Medical Services, Virginia Department of Health.

EMT-Enhanced: Virginia Curriculum, revised June 2008, Virginia Office of Emergency Medical Services, Virginia Department of Health and U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration:

Read Me Notes (revised June 2008)

Overview (revised June 2008)

Preparatory (revised June 2008)

Airway (revised June 2008)

Patient Assessment (revised June 2008)

Trauma (revised June 2008)

Medical (revised June 2008)

Assessment Based Management (revised June 2008)

Appendices A and B (revised June 2008)

Clinicals (October 18, 2001)

Alternative Course Presentation Format, T-070, effective July 1, 2012, Virginia Office of Emergency Medical Services, Virginia Department of Health.

Alternative Course Presentation Formats for Continuing Education Programming, T-855, effective May 1, 2009, Virginia Office of Emergency Medical Services, Virginia Department of Health.

Handbook for Webcasting of Continuing Education Programming, revised May 2012, Virginia Office of Emergency Medical Services, Virginia Department of Health.

Website addresses provided in the Virginia Administrative Code to documents incorporated by reference are for the reader's convenience only, may not necessarily be active or current, and should not be relied upon. To ensure the information incorporated by reference is accurate, the reader is encouraged to use the source document described in the regulation.

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