HFD TRANSPORT - IN CHARGE:
Select this disposition when you are the unit responsible for patient care during transport. Some examples:
HFD TRANSPORT - ASSIST:
Select this disposition when you are accompanying a patient during transport to the hospital, but you are not in charge of patient care. This includes driving a BLS Unit, ALS Unit or Squad, you do not have to be in the back of the unit providing patient care. Some examples:
ASSUMED PATIENT CARE, TURNED OVER TO AN HFD UNIT:
Select this disposition when the patient is in your care, and then transferred to another HFD provider for transport. Some examples:
Select this disposition when your apparatus is in charge of patient care, and the Patient or Guardian is refusing transport against medical advice.
ASSISTED ON SCENE:
Select this disposition when your apparatus is not the first arriving unit, but you are on scene of an incident, assisting other HFD crews with patient care. *ALS cannot use this disposition with BLS Units. Some examples:
Select this disposition when you have an ETHAN patient that is not transported by HFD.
LAW ENFORCEMENT TRANSPORT:
Select this disposition when a patient is cleared to go with law enforcement to jail, the sobering center, or a psychiatric facility.
OTHER EMS AGENCY/AIR AMBULANCE:
Select this disposition when a patient is transported by another EMS provider or helicopter. Some examples:
DOA RESUSCITATION WITHHELD:
Select this disposition when a patient is pronounced DOA consistent with protocols, and no resuscitation is attempted.
Select this disposition when a resuscitation is attempted, and with online medical control, efforts are discontinued. Patient is pronounced in the field, and not transported to the ER.
DISREGARDED PRIOR TO ARRIVAL:
Select this disposition when your unit is disregarded while responding en route to a call
DISREGARDED ON SCENE:
Select this disposition when your unit is disregarded on location, but prior to making patient contact. Some examples:
[In both instances, you have hit "On Location" on your MDT, but have not made patient contact. This is not an appropriate option to select if you make patient contact]
GOA/NO INDIVIDUAL FOUND:
Select this disposition when your unit arrives at the dispatched location, and you are unable to find individuals for whom the 911 call was placed. Some examples:
STANDBY - NO PATIENT CONTACT:
Select this disposition when you are dispatched to standby at an event, and there are no patients. Some examples:
INDIVIDUAL DECLINES EMS EVALUATION
Select this disposition when your apparatus arrives on scene, to find an individual with no medical complaints, that does not have an apparent illness or injury, that does not want to be assessed or have their vitals checked. Some examples: