Protocols and policies for emergency medical services

See all policy documents for emergency medical services in San Francisco.

View all policies and protocols for emergency medical services in San Francisco as PDFs.

You can also read them on the EMS Protocol Provider app, also known as Acid Remap. Download it from the Apple app store or from Google Play.


We regularly update procedures and protocols twice a year, on April 1 and October 1.

We may also make urgent updates between those dates. To find out what has recently changed, check the “Update Summaries” section in Acid Remap.

Last updated June 23, 2022