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§ 100270.127. Quality Improvement and Evaluation Process.


Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 22. Social Security
Division 9. Prehospital Emergency Medical Services
Chapter 7.1. ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction Critical Care System
Article 5. Data Management, Quality Improvement and Evaluations
22 CCR § 100270.127
§ 100270.127. Quality Improvement and Evaluation Process.
(a) Each STEMI critical care system shall have a quality improvement process that shall include, at a minimum:
(1) Evaluation of program structure, process, and outcome.
(2) Review of STEMI-related deaths, major complications, and transfers.
(3) A multidisciplinary STEMI Quality Improvement Committee, including both prehospital and hospital members.
(4) Participation in the QI process by all designated STEMI centers and prehospital providers involved in the STEMI critical care system.
(5) Evaluation of regional integration of STEMI patient movement.
(6) Compliance with the California Evidence Code, Section 1157.7 to ensure confidentiality, and a disclosure-protected review of selected STEMI cases.
(b) The local EMS agency shall be responsible for on-going performance evaluation and quality improvement of the STEMI critical care system.
Note: Authority cited: Sections 1797.102, 1797.103, 1797.107, 1797.176, 1797.204, 1797.220, 1797.250, 1797.254, 1798.150 and 1798.172, Health and Safety Code. Reference: Sections 1797.104, 1797.176, 1797.204, 1797.220, 1797.222 and 1798.170, Health and Safety Code.
1. New section filed 4-19-2019; operative 7-1-2019 (Register 2019, No. 16).
This database is current through 1/14/22 Register 2022, No. 2
22 CCR § 100270.127, 22 CA ADC § 100270.127
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