Patient Treatment Protocols:

These links provide you with the Patient Treatment Protocols for Multnomah and Clackamas Counties. You will be able to read the documents using the Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you do not have this reader, just click here to download and install the reader (Adobe Acrobat Reader). 

These protocols are in color                      


Special note: If you want to just download the protocol (such as Contents), right-click and pick Save Target As....

Trauma Protocol    
Special Operations Treatment  

Important Option:

If you have a high speed internet access capability, you can also download the Protocols 2008  in color as a single file. It is 3.1 megs in size. NOTE:This will be available soon.

Ambulance Diversion Guidelines for Portland Metro Hospitals click here(62 KB).

If you would like to purchase all of these versions of the protocols they are available on CD. The cost is $3.00. If you need them mailed to you the total cost will be $5.00. Click here for ordering information.

NOTE: If you have a PDA which uses the superior Pocket PC 2003 Operating System (ie a Compaq iPAQ for example), these protocols are immediately able to be loaded and viewed on your PDA. You will need to download the Adobe Acrobat Reader for the Pocket PC to view them and it is free from the Adobe site.

If you have any questions or suggestions please contact me.

Steve Troute, Paramedic/Field Training Officer, American Medical Response

Paramedic/Volunteer Firefighter Estacada Rural Fire Department


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