This page contains information about our Region VII EMS Standing Medical Orders (SMOs) including study guides to prepare for the exams.
The 2016 SMO’s are undergoing revision and should be complete by spring of 2022.
Every Region 7 EMT, EMT-I, Paramedic, PHRN, and ECRN was required to complete the 2016 SMO update exam by 5-1-16.
ALL new EMS PERSONNEL joining a region 7 System must complete the 2016 SMO update EXAM before working for a Region 7 System agency, department or hospital.
paramedics/phrns will complete this exam at the time of their system entry appointment.
EMTs will complete the exam with their agency ems coordinator.
ecrns joining the system should create a moodle account and complete the april 2016 als smo exam with an 80% or above.
Visit the Moodle CE page for more information on the System’s CE Moodle site and for the link to access the Silver Cross Moodle site.