Regardless of the size of our agencies, federal regulations require us all to meet certain expectations when tracking controlled substances. The EMS field has historically used paper logs as a basic tracking method for substances such as Morphine or Versed. The technological age, however, produces opportunity for new innovations which correct and prevent the inevitable imperfections of a paper-based system.
Preparing for a Successful EMS Audit
So, you’re trying to prepare your EMS agency for an audit. Depending on the type of audit, it can evoke some worry. Audits come in many varieties, but any time an authority assesses your EMS agency, you will likely have some concerns or fears. It all depends on who...