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Program Approvals

 

The EMS Agency approves and monitors EMS training programs, public access defibrillation (PAD) programs and automated external defibrillators (AED) located within Los Angeles County.

 

Contacts

AED Programs
Public Access Defibrillation (PAD) Programs
aedprograms@dhs.lacounty.gov 
 

Jacqueline Rifenburg, RN, BSN
Chief, Program Approvals
562-378-1640
jrifenburg@dhs.lacounty.gov


Joan Lockwood, RN, MICN 
Manager, Private EMT Program 
UAV & UCLA Paramedic Programs
(562) 378-1638
jlockwood@dhs.lacounty.gov 


Jennifer Calderon, RN, MICN
Private CE & Skills Programs
Base Hospital CE Programs
562-378-1690
jrcalderon@dhs.lacounty.gov


David Wells, RN, BSN, MICN 
Public Safety/EMS Training Programs
Mt SAC & PTI Training Programs
(562) 378-1689
dwells@dhs.lacounty.gov

 

Please review the application checklist for all requirements. An EMS CE program approval policy, application forms, checklists, and guides have been developed to assist you in submitting a complete application.

Applications may be submitted in person or mail via printed or electronic format (thumb drive/cd/dvd). Additionally, emailing the application is accepted if all required documents are submitted within one email (no share sites accepted). Please contact the Office of Program Approvals if you have any questions after reviewing the documentation below and prior to submitting a program application packet.

Reference No. 1013 – EMS Continuing Education (CE) Provider Approval and Program Requirements.

Application Documents

Program Requirements Checklist
Program Application
Program Director
Clinical Director
Schedule Checklist
Attendance Record Checklist
Certificate Checklist

EMS CE Tools

Sample Lesson Plan
Objectives Information
Objective Verbs
Written Exam
Course Evaluation
Course File Storage
Needs Assessment
Quality Improvement
Performance Evaluation
Annual Summary
EMS CE Program Review

 

Approved EMS CE Programs
 

MICN Field Observation for Certification Renewal

Reference No. 1011 – MICN Field Observation
MICN Field Information
MICN Field Observation Form
MICN Field Observation Form Blank
Field Observation Evaluation

EMS Training Programs

Approved EMT Training Programs
 

EMT Roster and Instructions

Sample | Instruction | Roster Sheet
Approved Paramedic Training Programs

MICN Development Programs

Los Angeles County MICN Core Objectives