Air Medical Committee:
Chad Solomon/Air Medical - [email protected]
The goal of the Air Medical Committee is to create a culture in which to deliver consistent safe, quality air medical transport and care to the citizens of the RAC Area G community.
Education Communication Committee:
Dr. Katheryn Courville, PHD - UT Longview School of Nursing
The mission of the Clinical Education Committee is to provide clinically relevant education for health care providers within Piney Woods Regional Advisory Council. This education should support the endeavors of the RAC.
Finance Committee (Invitation Only Meeting):
Roy Langford, UTHealth EMS - [email protected]
It is the mission of the Finance Committee of RAC-G to fund trauma related projects to members in good standing in order to benefit trauma patient care throughout our region.
Karen Adams, UTHealth Jacksonville/Henderson - [email protected]
Mission of the RAC-G Steering Coalition is to assist the Healthcare Coalition of Piney Woods Regional Advisory Council TSA G in the regional preparedness planning efforts and maintaining compliance with the ASPR funding guidelines. To promote hospital and community disaster preparedness, whether man-made or natural, through education, financial assistance and training while integrating state-wide preparedness activities at the local level.
Missie Banda, CHRISTUS TMF - [email protected]
To ensure that trauma patients receive the highest quality care possible in RAC-G by analyzing trauma system performance and identifying opportunities for improvement.
Pediatric - Women's Health Committee:
Stephanie Foster, UTHealth Tyler - [email protected]
The goal of the Perinatal Regional RAC-G is the effective implementation and maintenance of a standardized designation program for Neonatal and Maternal levels of care in RAC-G. We are committed to the comprehensive improvement in the care of neonatal and maternal patients throughout our region and supporting the health care professionals who provide this care.
Physicians Peer Review / Research:
Dr. Dallas Wright - CHRISTUS Good Shepherd
Physician Peer Review/Research - All phases of planning, development and implementation of an organized, integrated system for trauma care in TSA-G. Responsibilities of the committee are to revise and update Trauma System Plan on an annual basis.
Mike Adams EMT, CHRISTUS EMS - [email protected]
The goal of the pre-hospital committee is to provide an open venue for networking between EMS in TSA-G and to provide an arena for issues both regional and statewide open communications between hospital and pre-hospital settings. It is our intention as a committee to stand as a unified front with no single organization taking charge. It is the goal of this committee to strive to improve pre-hospital care within our trauma service area.
Lisa Hutchison R.N., UTHealth Tyler - [email protected]
The mission and purpose of the Stroke Care Committee is to review emergency transport and treatment of the stroke patient.
To identify stroke care professionals from hospitals within Trauma Service Area G and to review and define stroke care capabilities of each of these hospitals and define guidelines for the transportation of the stroke patient to the appropriate hospital. .