Medical Control Protocols

The Essential Talk Network Incorporated

Designed for iPad

    • Free



The Alberta Health Services Emergency Medical Services Medical Control Protocols app for iOS devices provides emergency medical providers access to easy-to-use Alberta Health Services Protocols (Medical Control, Medical First Response, Incident Response and Critical Care Medical Control) specifically designed for use in the pre-hospital environment.

This app includes adult and pediatric algorithms as well as necessary reference material and pharmacology information, including infusion charts, resource information, and provincial contacts.

The information contained in the AHS EMS Medical Control Protocols App is intended for use by emergency medical practitioners governed by Alberta Health Services and STARS.

The main features include:
(*) Quick navigation to critical information
(*) Search capability
(*) Portrait and landscape viewing
(*) No subscription required
(*) Ability to enter your own Notes on a Protocol
(*) Favorites
(*) Offline access

© [2019, Alberta Health Services, Emergency Medical Services]

Medical Control and Critical Care Control Protocols

Medical First Response, Incident Response, Critical Care and Medical Control Protocols are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non-commercial-Share Alike 4.0 International license. You are free to copy, distribute and adapt the work for non-commercial purposes, as long as you attribute the work to Alberta Health Services Emergency Medical Services and STARS and abide by the other license terms. If you alter, transform, or build upon this work, you may distribute the resulting work only under the same, similar, or compatible license. The license does not apply to AHS or STARS trademarks, logos or content for which Alberta Health Services and STARS is not the copyright owner. To view a copy of this license, see https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/.

This material may not be copied, published, distributed or reproduced in any way in whole or in part without the express written permission of Alberta Health Services Emergency Medical Services and STARS. This material is intended for general information only and is provided on an "as is", "where is" basis. Although reasonable efforts were made to confirm the accuracy of the information, Alberta Health Services Emergency Medical Services and STARS does not make any representation or warranty, express, implied or statutory, as to the accuracy, reliability, completeness, applicability or fitness for a particular purpose of such information. This material is not a substitute for the advice of a qualified health professional. Alberta Health Services Emergency Medical Services and STARS expressly disclaims all liability for the use of these materials, and for any claims, actions, demands or suits arising from such use.

What’s New

Version 2.3.3

When you have the latest content downloaded, you can now leave the app and return to the same place, without automatically refreshing to the home page.

Ratings and Reviews

3.1 out of 5
19 Ratings

19 Ratings

skylerdm ,

App not updating and missing large sections

The medical control protocols and the critical care protocols are missing. As in the entire section is not there. Also it won’t update. I’ve tried everything including deleting the app, resetting my phone and everything else I can think of. I depend on this app and I’m not sure who to reach out to to fix it.

Eno75 ,

Considering how valuable a tool this is- it’s garbage

As many other users have pointed out- this app is absolute trash considering it’s potential as an essential resource for responders.

With almost daily changing protocols to which responders are held accountable, being able to access these- on scene in many cases- is crucial. Yet the app functionality is abysmal.

Downloading constant updates- normally would be great! Except that if you can’t download them for whatever reason or are delayed in downloading them- you can’t skip it. It just tells you “no public protocols are available.”

I want very badly for my guys to be able to refer back to the protocols to fine tune their treatment as they start to catch up with the incident and have a moment to reflect on possible additions to their chosen treatment pathway but as it is right now the service is a total let down and either needs to be fixed or pulled.

Bones500 ,

Newest update won't save

Newest update has to be downloaded over and over, won't save to work without Internet connection.

App Privacy

The developer, The Essential Talk Network Incorporated, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer's privacy policy.

Data Not Linked to You

The following data may be collected but it is not linked to your identity:

  • Identifiers

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