Emergency Medical Services

first responders

Multnomah County Emergency Medical Services provides medical oversight and overall coordination of the Multnomah County EMS system and is the EMS medical control authority for the county.

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Patient Treatment Protocols

(Effective December 15, 2014)
The following are patient treatment protocols for Multnomah County and participating agencies in Clackamas County.

EMS Policies and Procedures

The following documents provide additional guidance and/or answer questions regarding various operational and patient care issues.

Patient Treatment

POLST (Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment)

EMS Rules and Statutes

Tri-County 911 Service Coordination Program (TC911)

Serves Multnomah, Clackamas and Washington County residents who have frequent contact with ambulance and/or fire agencies. The program consists of a team of licensed clinical social workers who help to connect clients with mental health and social services.

Responder Resources

Certification, Accreditation, Training

Regional Fire Departments & EMS

Regional 911



Research Studies and Articles

Contact Us

Emergency Medical Services
426 SW Stark St, 7th Floor
Portland, Oregon

Fax: 503.988.4017


Jon Jui, MD, MPH, FACEP, Medical Director

Associate Medical Directors
Liz Hatfield-Keller MD, FACEP
Mike Murray MD, FACEP
Gregory Lorts MD, FACEP

Darrell Knott, EMS Administrator

Cesilee Fidler, Administrative Specialist

Karen Garber, Data Analyst