REGIONAL STOP THE BLEED – GEORGIA COORDINATORS
EMS Region 1 | Scott Stephen | 770-891-4413 | email@example.com
EMS Region 2 | Kyle Gibson | 850-450-1376 | Kyle.Gibson@NGHS.com
EMS Region 3 | Billy Kunkle | 678-776-1205 | firstname.lastname@example.org
EMS Region 4 | Steve Folden | 706-841-2800 | Stevef@fayettecountyga.gov
EMS Region 5 | Kristal Smith | 478-288-0708 | email@example.com
EMS Region 6 | Tricia Newsome | 706-910-4797 | RTAC6@gtcnc.org
EMS Region 7 | Billy Watson |706-594-3555 |firstname.lastname@example.org
EMS Region 8 | Allen Owens | 229-392-0221 | email@example.com
EMS Region 9 | Stephanie Gendron | 912-350-7174 | firstname.lastname@example.org
EMS Region 10 | Heather Morgan | 706-475-7016 | email@example.com
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.
Acting on a recommendation from the state’s Emergency Operations Command and ahead of heavy rains, strong wind and potential flooding from Hurricane Irma, Gov. Nathan Deal today expanded the emergency declaration to include an additional 65 counties. The state of emergency now includes all 159 counties in Georgia. State government will be closed Monday and Tuesday for all employees except essential personnel.
Following a briefing from officials and visit with emergency responders, Deal will hold a media avail tonight at the State Operations Center at 6 p.m.
To read the executive order, see attached or click here.
For more information on hurricane preparedness, visit the Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency website here.
The deadline to complete the Readiness Cost Survey is Monday, October 2, 2017.
Links below to the following:
- Readiness Cost Survey
- Webinar Questions and Answers
- Instructions for how to query state record count
- Warren Averett and Small workgroup conference call and review will be October 16, 2017
- On-site testing or calls to Trauma Centers by Warren Averett will be November 15, 2017
- Warren Averett to produce cost analysis report on November 30, 2017
The Georgia Trauma Commission would like to congratulate Mr. Courtney Terwilliger on his reappointment to the Commission by Speaker of the Georgia House of Representatives , David Ralston.
Check out our latest State Initiative Updates here.