Emergency Medical Services Advisory Committee
Makes policy and protocol updates for prehospital care as well as for general and disaster medical management.
EMSAC, STAR* Subcommittee, and Stroke Subcommittee meetings held 4 times a year on a quarterly basis.
EMS Research Subcommittee and Quality Improvement Subcommittee meetings held 3 times a year.
*ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction / Post Arrest with Return of Spontaneous Circulation (STAR)
The Emergency Medical Services Advisory Committee (EMSAC) reviews and makes recommendations for prehospital clinical policies and treatment protocols for Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics. It also reviews and makes recommendations for general system management, operational policies, and disaster medical emergency management. EMSAC benefits everyone in San Francisco by improving policies, protocols, and management of our emergency medical services.