Maine EMS Medical Direction & Practice Board Summary

The Maine EMS Medical Direction and Practice Board (MDPB) meets on the third Wednesday of every month beginning at 9:30 am in the DeChamplain Conference Room at the Maine EMS office in Augusta. These meetings are open to the public and EMS providers are welcome to attend. The list of MDPB members, as well as access to past minutes, can be found at this link: http://www.maine.gov/ems/boards/medical_directions_board/index.html.

Right now the MDPB is actively reviewing current protocols and discussing potential changes for the next implementation date, tentatively scheduled for December 2017. The MDPB holds regular webinars in order to solicit input on the protocols. As these webinars are scheduled they are posted on the Maine EMS web page.