Region IV STEMI Point-of-Entry Plan
Metropolitan Boston EMS Council, Inc. (MA EMS Region IV) is pleased to inform you that the Department of Public Health, Office of Emergency Medical Services, has approved the MA EMS Region IV STEMI Point-of-Entry Plan. Please review the plan and disseminate the information to your staff. Also, please note that the Region IV area PCI Centers are listed on the attached algorithm.
Advanced Life Support services may begin using the new plan as soon as the paramedics have been informed, trained and approved by the affiliate hospital medical director. All services are to fully implement the MA EMS Region IV STEMI Point-of-Entry plan by February 1, 2009. Regional Council staff is available to provide technical assistance to services and hospitals as well as assist in training programs, if necessary.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Region IV office at your convenience.