The 2017 dates for the meeting of the Governor's EMS & Trauma Advisory Council (GETAC) have been announced.
February 22-24 (Austin)
May 10-12 (Austin)
August 16-18 (Austin)
November 18-20 (Fort Worth)
The November meeting will be held in conjunction with the Texas EMS Conference. More information...
Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Mike Clements for a term to expire January 1, 2020, and Jeffrey Barnhart, Sheila Faske and Robert Isbell and reappointed Ryan Matthews and Robert Vezzetti, M.D. for terms to expire January 1, 2022, to the Governor's EMS & Trauma Advisory...
Due to problems with the DSHS website, TETAF is hosting various GETAC documents for your convenience:
Occupant vs. Non-Occupant Injuries
Epi Guidelines: Using EMS Response Time
Hospital Impact of Injuries
Burden of Injuries
Data Request from the Trauma Committee
2016 GETAC Trauma Center Survey
2016 GETAC Trauma Service Area...
The Pediatric Subcommittee of the Governor’s EMS and Trauma Advisory Council (GETAC) has drafted a compilation of guidelines that hospitals may utilize as their own transfer guidelines in meeting state requirements for designation. The guidelines were developed in accordance with published standards across the nation...