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Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

Tenn. Comp. R. & Regs. R. 1200-12-02-.03

Summary Title

Scope of Practice: Emergency Medical Services Personnel


When an emergency declaration is in effect, emergency medical services personnel and emergency responders can administer Board of Health approved antidotes or medications either by intramuscular injection or autoinjection, if available.

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Full Text

(1) EMS personnel or emergency responders may utilize or administer the antidotes or medications upon the availability of antidote kits or means to administer antidotes or other medications approved for intramuscular injection or autoinjection by the Board or the Commissioner of Health.