QA/QI DOCUMENTATION

Posted: Thu 06/12/2014 - 10:30 am


QA/QI documents, instructions & forms, are available under EMS Resources: PSRO Documents.

DEMCA Mission Statement

The Detroit East Medical Control Authority (DEMCA) is one of 65 Medical Control Authorities (MCA) in the State of Michigan. DEMCA serves as the Medical Control Authority for the cities of Detroit, Grosse Pointe, Grosse Pointe Farms, Grosse Pointe Park, Grosse Pointe Woods, Hamtramck, Harper Woods, Highland Park, and the Village of Grosse Pointe Shores; and/or any other area of region as defined by the Michigan Department of Public Health, Division of Emergency Medical Services. Our mission is to protect and improve the health and well being of our citizens who require emergency medical services.

The purposes of DEMCA include the following:

  • To organize and participate in efforts to maintain and enhance quality emergency medical services in the DEMCA area.

  • To develop and update protocols for the provision of emergency medical services for the practice of life support agencies and licensed medical services personnel for a patient before care is transferred to hospital personnel relating to operations, clinical care, and communications in the define geographical area.

  • To serve as the MCA designee of the Michigan Department of Public Health.