706-841-2800 info@gtcnc.org

GTCNC & GAEMS TRAUMA SYMPOSIUM 2018 – SAVANNAH, Ga * SEPTEMBER 21, 2018*

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:

  1. Orientation and Donning
  2. Bleeding Control and Wound Packing
  3. Difficult Airway Sim Lab
  4. Direct and Video Laryngoscopy
  5. EZ-IO
  6. Chest Wall Decompression & Anatomy
  7. NIO
  8. Vendor Break

 

If there are any questions, please feel free to contact us.

(706) 841-2800 or gtcbusinessops@gtcnc.org

AFY2018 2nd Round EMS Trauma Related Equipment Grant

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 (gtcbusinessops@gtcnc.org) 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

 

AFY 2018 GTC EMS Trauma Equip Grant Letter_FINAL

ATT A_AFY 2018_EMS Trauma Equipment Grant Application_FILLABLE

ATT B_AFY 2018_Affidavit_FILLABLE

ATT C_Approved Trauma Care Related Equipment Grant_REVISED MARCH 08 2018

ATT D_AFY 2018 GTCNC Trauma Related Equipment Grant_ROUND 2.xlsx

Stop the Bleed and School Response Program Subcommittee

The Georgia Trauma Commission has established a formal state-wide Stop the Bleed and School Response Program Sub-Committee and invites you to be a part. If you are interested in participating on the sub-committee, please contact Erin Bolinger at erin@gtcnc.org with your interest and contact information.
Any questions can be directed to the commission sub-committee chair, Regina Medeiros at rmedeiro@augusta.edu.

Georgia Stop The Bleed School Response Program- Georgia Coordinators and Latest News

Follow this link for the latest on our statewide Stop the Bleed initiative:

REGIONAL STOP THE BLEED – GEORGIA COORDINATORS

 ****If you do not know your EMS region, click below on the interactive map for more information.****

FY2018 GTCNC EMS TRAUMA RELATED EQUIPMENT GRANT

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.

FY 2018 GTC EMS Trauma Equip Grant Letter_FINAL

ATT A_FY 2018_EMS Trauma Equipment Grant Application

ATT B_FY 2018_Affidavit

ATT C_Approved Trauma Care Related Equipment Grant_REVISED MARCH 08 2018

ATT D_FY 2018 GTCNC Trauma Related Equipment Grant.xlsx