Prehospital Emergency Medical Services COVID-19 Recommendations

This document provides general guidance for Emergency Medical Service (EMS) preparedness and response to COVID-19. At a local and state level, regulations and resource configurations may vary. In addition to these recommendations, EMS agencies should consult with local stakeholders. PAN AMERICAN HEALTH ORGANIZATION (PAHO/WHO).

Guidance is available in English and Spanish.

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