medical directors grants and supervises the privilege or permission to use an aed on an ambulance.
other roles of a medical director includes;
-provide medical leadership, including coordination with local ems and 911 centers.
-provide guidance in equipment selection and deployment
-develop guidelines for responder actions
-oversee medical care that is rendered through the program, including review of all responses to medical emergencies
-ensure appropriate initial training and skill maintenance
-assume overall responsibility for the conduct and operation of all patient care related activities