August 28, 2009
NC State Updates H1N1 Protocols
(August/2009) The NC OEMS has released 2 new protocols related to the H1N1 influenza.
The Suspected Influenza Protocol has been revised addressing the use of N-95 masks. Additional content clarification has been inserted as well.
A new protocol for Immunization/Medication Distribution has been released. This protocols allows EMS Systems to assist local health departments with immunization programs or medication distribution.
Copies of both protocols are attached. They also can be found at http://www.ncems.org/nccepprotocols.html