36-4B-40. Ambulances equipped with supraglottic airway devices--Statewide protocols--Use by emergency medical technicians.
Any ambulance service staffed by an emergency medical technician may be equipped with supraglottic airway devices. The department shall adopt statewide protocols for the use of supraglottic airway devices. A copy of the department protocols signed by the medical director of the ambulance service shall be carried in any ambulance equipped with a supraglottic airway device. Any emergency medical technician who has received training may, pursuant to the protocols, utilize a supraglottic airway device.