East Texas Gulf Coast
Regional Trauma
Advisory Council (TSA-R)

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Regional Trauma Advisory Council Committees

Much of the work of the RAC is done by Committees.
Committee Organization Chart
Committee Mission / Vision Statements

Group

General Assembly Minutes

Bylaws Committee

BYLAWS of the East Texas Gulf Coast Regional Trauma Advisory Council

Professional Development

Mission
The mission of the Professional Development Committee is to provide professional education and continuing educational opportunities for the healthcare providers throughout the region.

Power Point Presentations

Best Practices: Consider Antibiotics in the Field

Finance

Responsibilities include reviewing the budget requests from hospitals, EMS, standing committee and any ad hoc committees which may submit such requests; recommending a proposed annual budget for the RAC and submitting it to the Board.

Perinatal Committee

Responsibilities include education of prehospital and hospital providers, receive and review applications along with conducting surveys.

Collaborate to identify needs and trends of the neonatal population in the RAC-R region.

Neonatal Regional Response Grid

Maternal Regional Response Grid

Committee minutes December 2017

Committee minutes September 2018

Committee minutes December 2018

Injury Prevention & Public Education

Mission
The mission of the Injury Prevention/Public Information Committee of the is to effect change in decreasing injuries through education and to promote prevention efforts in illnesses and injuries through committee initiatives.

Meeting Minutes

March 2017

LINKS TO COMMITTEE ACTIVITIES:
INJURY PREVENTION PROGRAMS BY DEPARTMENT

TSA-R 2014 EMS Trauma Statistics

TSA-R 2015 EMS Trauma Statistics

Systems Performance Improvement

Mission
The mission of the Systems Performance Improvement Committee will provide ongoing performance assessment and improvement activities designed objectively and systematically.

LINKS TO COMMITTEE ACTIVITIES:
STROKE & STEMI PRESENTATION DECEMBER 2014

Patient Care and Transportation

Mission
The mission of the Patient Care and Transportation Committee is to Provide an open environment conducive to collaboration and coordination between providers and stakeholders of issues, concerns, and ideas for improvement in the transport and care of the of injured and ill patients. This committee also reviews the Trauma Plan.

LINKS TO COMMITTEE ACTIVITIES:

Alternative Companies / Vendors for Medications:

  • Boundtree
  • Henry Shine
  • Mckesson
  • B Med- San Antonio
  • Life Assist-CA
  • McGruff
  • SE Emergency-Carolinas

Trauma / Acute Care

Responsibilities include hospital practices review

Collaborate to identify needs and trends of the hospital  in the RAC-R region.

                         Trauma Meeting Minutes

September 2016          December 2016         March 2017

June 2017                     December 2017      June 2018

March 2018                  December 2018

September 2018

March 2019

                                   Acute Care Minutes

September 2016         December 2016

March 2019