Baseline Prehospital Guidelines

The following guidelines have been developed and approved by the Colorado Springs Fire Department and American Medical Response (AMR) in conjunction with a working group representing SCRETAC, SECRETAC and P2PRETAC. The guidelines delineate the expected standard of care and acts allowed for EMT, EMT-IV, AEMT, EMT-I and paramedic providers functioning under our medical direction.

Baseline Prehospital Guidelines – Revised 5/23/2019

Disclaimer: This document is considered the “baseline prehospital guidelines” as some agencies have waivers which exceed the National EMS Scope of Practice Model and/or the Colorado Chapter Two Rules. There may be differences between this document and the information provided by your agency. If you have any questions, contact your agency’s EMS Officer or Medical Director as appropriate.