revised code of washington

 

The Revised Code of Washington laws pertaining to ambulances or containing the word "ambulance" in the text or title as of 06/24/2019 by law number.

 

 

Persons rendering emergency care or transportation -- Definitions.

Emergency medical service personnel -- Liability.

EMERGENCY MEDICAL CARE AND TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Legislative finding.

Supersession of local regulation.

Definitions.

Duties of secretary -- Minimum requirements to be prescribed.

Variance from requirements.

Certificate of advanced first aid qualification.

Ambulance services and aid services -- Licensing.

Ambulance and aid vehicles -- Licenses.

Ambulance and aid vehicles -- Self-inspection program.

Ambulance personnel requirements.

Requirements -- Military training or experience

Aid vehicles -- Personnel -- Use.

Other transportation vehicles.

Violations -- Penalties.

Administrative procedure act applicable.

Application of uniform disciplinary act.

Epinephrine -- Availability -- Administration.

Guidelines.

Disclosure of information by emergency medical personnel -- Violent injuries -- Immunity.

Severability -- 1973 1st ex.s. c 208.

Severability -- 1987 c 214.

Effective dates -- 1973 1st ex.s. c 208.

License may be revoked or suspended.

MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

Fire protection, ambulance or other emergency services provided by municipal corporation within county -- Financial and other assistance by county aut

Ambulance services -- Establishment authorized.

Study and review of ambulance utilities.

Ambulance services -- Excise taxes authorized -- Use of proceeds.

Levy for emergency medical care and services.

Members of legislative bodies authorized to serve as volunteer firefighters, volunteer ambulance personnel, or reserve law enforcement officers.

Additional powers -- Ambulances and first aid equipment.

Specific powers enumerated.

LAWS GOVERNING NONCHARTER CODE CITIES AND CHARTER CODE CITIES -- POWERS

Members of legislative bodies authorized to serve as volunteer firefighters, volunteer ambulance personnel, or reserve law enforcement officers.

PROVISIONS AFFECTING ALL CODE CITIES

GENERAL PROVISIONS

Emergency medical services -- Authorized -- Fees.

Ambulance service authorized -- Restriction.

Levy for emergency medical care and services.

Fire protection, ambulance or other emergency services provided by municipal corporation within county -- Financial and other assistance authorized.

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

Fire protection, ambulance or other emergency services provided by municipal corporations within county -- Financial and other assistance authorized.

Emergency medical service districts -- Creation authorized -- Composition of governing body.

Definitions.

Powers and duties.

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ASSISTANCE COMPACT.

Emergency management assistance compact.

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

Definitions.

Mutual aid and interlocal agreements -- Requirements.

Enhanced 911 advisory committee (as amended by 2010 1st sp.s. c 7).

Definitions.

DEPARTMENT OF ECOLOGY

Catalytic converters in police, ambulance or emergency aid vehicles -- Department's powers restricted in respect thereto.

Authorized emergency vehicle.

Implied consent -- Test refusal -- Procedures (as amended by 2012 c 80) .; Implied consent -- Test refusal -- Procedures (as amended by 2012 c 183) .;

Sale of emergency vehicle lighting equipment restricted -- Removal of emergency vehicle equipment, when required -- Exception.

Signal preemption devices--Prohibited--Exceptions.

INITIAL PROVISIONS

Private air ambulance service -- Subscription service -- Exempt when conditions are met.

"Blanket disability insurance" defined.

Definitions.

Policy coverage -- Eligible expenses, cost containment, limits -- Explanatory brochure.

Definitions.

Employees' benefit deductions and employer contributions are trust funds -- Enforcement.

Deductions in extrahazardous employment -- Medical aid fund deductions excluded.

POWERS -- BURNING PERMITS

Emergency medical services -- Establishment and collection of charges.

Interlocal agreements for ambulance services.

REGIONAL FIRE PROTECTION SERVICE AUTHORITIES

Planning committee -- Formulation of service plan -- Competition with private ambulance service.

LIEN OF DOCTORS, NURSES, HOSPITALS, AMBULANCE SERVICES

Liens authorized.

Notice of lien -- Contents -- Filing.

BOXING, MARTIAL ARTS, AND WRESTLING (Formerly Boxing, sparring, and wrestling)

Ambulance or paramedical unit at location.

Definitions.

Ambulances and drivers.

Ambulances and drivers -- Penalty.

Chemically dependent persons -- Intensive case management pilot projects.

Home health care -- Services and supplies included, not included.

STATEWIDE TRAUMA CARE SYSTEM

Legislative finding.

Definitions.

Steering committee -- Composition -- Appointment.

Analysis of state's trauma system -- Plan.

Emergency medical services and trauma care system trust account.

Emergency medical services and trauma care system -- Department to establish -- Rule making -- Gifts.

Department duties -- Timelines.

Provision of trauma care service -- Designation.

Prehospital trauma care service -- Verification -- Compliance -- Variance.

Statewide data registry -- Quality assurance program -- Confidentiality.

Regional emergency medical services and trauma care councils.

Planning and service regions.

Local and regional emergency medical services and trauma care councils -- Power and duties.

Disbursement of funds to regional emergency medical services and trauma care councils -- Grants to nonprofit agencies -- Purposes.

Grant program for designated trauma care services -- Rules.

Prehospital provider liability.

Emergency cardiac and stroke care system -- Voluntary hospital participation.

Report to the legislature.

Short title.

Severability -- 1990 c 269.

Home visit by designated mental health professional or crisis intervention worker -- Accompaniment by second trained individual.