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AVLS Onboard Newsletter Publications #1 through #5

The Georgia Automatic Vehicle Location System Program for Georgia EMS First Responders began in 2008 when representatives from the Georgia Trauma Care Network Commission (GTCNC) visited the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) to investigate technologies that could improve the State’s trauma care system.

Newsletters March 2011, July 2011, October 2011, January 2012 and April 2012 attached to this posting.

AVLS OnBoard Newsletter #1 Mar2011.pdf
AVLS OnBoard Newsletter #2 Jul2011.pdf
AVLS OnBoard Newsletter #3 Oct2011.pdf
AVLS OnBoard Newsletter #4 Jan2012.pdf
AVLS OnBoard Newsletter #5 Apr2012.pdf

State of Georgia Office of EMS and Trauma

The mission of the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and Trauma Section is to encourage, foster, and promote the continued development of an optimal system of emergency medical and trauma care which provides the best possible patient outcome.

Trauma Program Director: Renee Morgan, GA Dept. of Public Health, 2 Peachtree St. (11-393), Atlanta, GA 30303. Phone 404-569-3119. Email renee.morgan@dph.ga.gov.

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Georgia EMS SafeDose Mobile App Initiative

The Georgia State Trauma Commission and eBroselow LLC are pleased to announce a new initiative to promote pediatric dosing safety within EMS. It will involve distributing free copies of mobile software, called SafeDose, to all EMS workers in Georgia.

SafeDose, which works on iPhone, iPad, Android and Blackberry, is a sort of electronic extension to the Broselow Tape. By selecting weight or a Broselow Color

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