EMS Provider Resources
  • Department of Children & Families Safe Haven Act - the law allows anyone to drop off a newborn baby (within the first 30 days of life) at any hospital emergency room in Connecticut.  While details vary in each state, all 50 states in the country have some form of Safe Haven Law. To see how each state differs click here for a map showing detailed state-by-state information.
  • New England Quality Innovation Network INTERACT Initiative - INTERACT, the Interventions To Reduce Acute Care Transfers, is a quality improvement program.  Click here to link to their "nursing homes" webpage and a short training webinar for EMS providers on the INTERACT initiative.  It describes the new acute care transfer process between a participating nursing home and hospital. 
  • Connecticut Department of Social Services Division of Protective Services website - This webpage is where EMS Providers can find information about, and a link to, the Report Form for Protective Services for the Elderly.
  • Connecticut Department of Children & Families website - This webpage is where EMS Providers can find information about, and a link to, the Report of Suspected Child Abuse or Neglect form.
  • Connecticut EMS Awards - This webpage is where you can read about the various state awards and nominate a colleague, employee or person you think personifies a particular award.
 
Connecticut-specific informational links
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