Medical ControlIn cooperation with the Hartford Hospital Emergency Department, EMS Education provides medical control for area pre-hospital providers.

The Department of EMS Education is pleased to announce that we have recently established a blog.  You may follow and interact with at This is where all the most current information regarding the Department, including medical control will be posted.  Feel free to leave a comment.

Medical Control Protocols 

Hartford Hospital is a member of the North Central Connecticut EMS Council and as such utilizes the 

North Central Connecticut Regional Patient Care Guidelines.  These are the updated guidelines from June 2013.  Also here is a Summary of Changes.

Medical Control and OEMS Memos

The following are medical control and EMS related memos from Hartford Hospital and the Department of Public Health, Office of Emergency Medical Services.

 Hartford Hospital Medical Control Memos     Office of Emergency Medical Services Communications
 Guidance on the Administration of Dextrose during shortage    Flu Prevention January 2013
 Ambulance Exhaust 2013    EMS Standby Guidance January 2013
 EMS Spinal Immobilization Guidelines    

Medical Control Services

The following services receive Medical Control from the Department of EMS Education at Hartford Hospital.