5th Annual Cartersville EMS Summit (November 8th) and the Trauma Procedure and Skills Lab (November 7th) Sponsored by the Georgia Trauma Commission. Below are the links to the sign up for both as well as a phone in option.
Call in: 1-800-242-5662
GTCNC & GAEMS are partnering to host a Trauma Symposium on Friday, September 21, 2018 beginning at 8 AM at the Savannah Marriott Riverfront located at 100 General McIntosh Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401. The Symposium offers 4 hours of trauma provider and instructor continuing education hours.
Please follow the link to registration. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NPSFHNM Choose your 2 preferred start times and we will do our best to accommodate your selected times. This is a rotating skills lab with the following stations:
- Orientation and Donning
- Bleeding Control and Wound Packing
- Difficult Airway Sim Lab
- Direct and Video Laryngoscopy
- Chest Wall Decompression & Anatomy
- Vendor Break
If there are any questions, please feel free to contact us.
(706) 841-2800 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Georgia Trauma Care Network Commission (“GTCNC”) would like to say THANK YOU for everyone that applied for the FY 2018 EMS Trauma Related Equipment Grant. As we are still closing out the FY 2018 Equipment Grant cycle, we have received an additional $5,369,908 during the legislative session, which was recommended by Governor Deal for AFY 2018.
The GTCNC has re-authorized the Non-Competitive EMS Trauma Related Equipment Reimbursement Grant (“Equipment Grant”) for AFY 2018 as advised by the EMS Subcommittee on Trauma. These funds will be used to reimburse Zoned 911 EMS agencies for the purchase of Trauma Related Equipment used to equip 911 ambulances. The total amount of equipment grant funds available to be awarded statewide for AFY 2018 is $641,762. The actual reimbursement will be based the total number of 911 ambulances per agency. Our current eligible ambulance count was 1,303 or reimbursement up to $492.53 per ambulance.
Attached please find the following documents:
Attachment A – Grant Application
Attachment B – Instructions for the required notarized affidavit.
Attachment C – Approved equipment lists.
Attachment D – Awards by Region/Service.
The deadline to submit completed grant packets including your agency applications, affidavit and copy of invoice for reimbursement is on or before May 31, 2018. We are requiring a copy of an invoice with the applications during this grant cycle, since we are only asking that you affirm to purchase the equipment and have it placed in service by June 30, 2018.
PLEASE NOTE: We will accept emailed (email@example.com) or faxed (706-841-1980) grant packets to begin processing, but MUST have the originals via mail. Applications received after this date will be returned to the sender. Completed grant packets must be mailed or delivered to:
FY 2018 EMS Equipment Grant: Georgia Trauma Commission
410 Chickamauga Ave, Suite 332 Rossville, Georgia 30741
Below is an updated approved FY2018 EMS Trauma related approved to purchase Equipment list.
REGIONAL STOP THE BLEED – GEORGIA COORDINATORS
EMS Region 1 | Scott Stephen | 770-891-4413 | firstname.lastname@example.org
EMS Region 2 | Kyle Gibson | 850-450-1376 | Kyle.Gibson@NGHS.com
EMS Region 3 | Billy Kunkle | 678-776-1205 | email@example.com
EMS Region 4 | Steve Folden | 706-841-2800 | Stevef@fayettecountyga.gov
EMS Region 5 | Kristal Smith | 478-288-0708 | firstname.lastname@example.org
EMS Region 6 | Tricia Newsome | 706-910-4797 | RTAC6@gtcnc.org
EMS Region 7 | Billy Watson |706-594-3555 |email@example.com
EMS Region 8 | Allen Owens | 229-392-0221 | firstname.lastname@example.org
EMS Region 9 | Stephanie Gendron | 912-350-7174 | email@example.com
EMS Region 10 | Heather Morgan | 706-475-7016 | firstname.lastname@example.org
It is our pleasure to announce a grant opportunity for Georgia EMS Agencies that operate 911-zoned ambulances to be administered through the Georgia Trauma Care Network Commission (GTCNC). The total amount of funds to be awarded is $1,376,283 statewide for FY 2018. The deadline for the application, affidavit and supporting documentation to be mailed is March 9, 2018. Please see the grant award letter attached for additional details.
During FY 2017, GTCNC was able to administer grant funds for a total of $1,008,549 to 157 of the 159 counties in Georgia. Thank you for such a successful grant!
The GTCNC office will be closed 25 and 26 December 2017 and 01 January 2018 in observance of state holidays. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! We look forward to working with each of you to make this grant another success statewide.
Below are all the documents that were sent via e-mail to EMS Agencies. Please call our office ( 706) 841-2800 if you have any questions or if we can be of any assistance.
The Georgia Trauma Commission would like to congratulate Dr. Ashley on his reappointment and welcome Regina Medeiros on her appointment to the Commission by the Governor.