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Health Advisory

Last updated: October 16, 2017, 1:40 pm

How to help North Bay Wildfire Victims:

Wildfire relief organizations prefer monetary donations at this time. For safety reasons, and to avoid blocking emergency traffic, please don’t bring donations to areas affected by wildfires.

Places to donate in Contra Costa:

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has declared a health advisory due to heavy smoke from the North Bay Fires. For more information visit

Medical Advisory Committee (MAC)

Established in 1977, this committee provides advice and recommendations to the EMS Agency and EMS Medical Director on medically related topics. Examples include ALS and BLS medical treatment guidelines; new prehospital skills and/or medications; prehospital policies and procedures related to patient medical management; and review of medical quality issues.

Membership consists of base hospital coordinators, liaison physicians, representatives from each ALS provider agency, and receiving hospital emergency physician representatives.

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