CSEMS – Medication Kit and Ambulance Supply Restocking Program

Medication Kit Transition Information

  1. CSEMS Notice to EMS Agencies
  2. VHSP Medication Kit Transition Kit Update
    1. Augusta Health Notice of Termination of Medication Kit Exchange
    2. Sentara RMH Notice of Termination of Medication Kit Exchange
  3. Transition Tools from the Virginia EMS Medication Kit Transition Workgroup
    1. Virginia Regional EMS Medication Kit Transition Workgroup – Draft Agenda May 13 2024

CSEMS Medication Kits – Hospital Exchange (ending 11/2024)

This page includes all information regarding the regional drug boxes and ambulance supply restocking for the Central Shenandoah EMS Council. Visit this page frequently for updates regarding changes and standards for the drug box program for our region. There are also various downloads available below to aid you in staying up to date with our regions drug box guidelines and regulations.

Download: Regional Drug Box Program Best Practices

The Regional Drug Box Program Best Practices relates to the use of the CSEMS regional drug and IV kits. These best practices serve to provide regional guidance on the acquisition, storage, usage and maintenance of the drug box system. Local pharmacies may issue policies that supersede or supplement these best practices. The success of the regional drug box program is based on the full understanding and support of the system by EMS providers, hospital pharmacists, Operational Medical Directors and emergency department attending physicians.

Downloads

You can find various downloads that are applicable to the regions drug box program such as drug box layout, medication updates, supply changes, regulations, controlled substances exchange forms, and more!