Bureau of EMS Services
An agency that desires to provide out-of-hospital emergency medical care shall apply to the Iowa Department of Public Health. EMS Service Programs shall submit application and documentation that they have physician medical direction; medical protocols; continuous quality improvement and pharmacy policies and procedures; contingency plans and transportation agreements; and appropriate equipment and supplies consistent with level of authorization. This section provides information, sample documents and agreements to assist EMS service programs build strong, compliant agencies.
´Promoting and protecting the health of Iowans through EMS´