January Board Meeting

January Board Meeting

Wednesday, January 26, 2022

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM



Meeting ID: 972 0513 1130
Passcode: CMRETAC
Call: 1-346-248-7799
Meeting ID: 972 0513 1130
Passcode: CMRETAC
Regional Medical Direction and the Western Slope Trauma Retreat

April 26 – 28, 2022
This year we will be combing RMD and the western slope trauma retreat into one event. This will be a three-day event, each day having a different focus. Stay tuned for more details. 
Day 1 (4/26/22) - EMS 
Day 2 (4/27/22) - EMS and Trauma
Day 3 (4/28/22) - Trauma

EMTS Grants
EMTS Funding Cycle Open
The provider grants and system improvement grant cycle with EMTS has opened. In order to apply, you must create or log in to an existing ZoomGrants account.
The pre-application must be submitted by February 8, 2022. The final application cannot be submitted until the pre-application is approved by EMTS staff. The application period closes on February 15, 2022.

More information - CLICK HERE
Grant Workshop

February 1, 2022
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Meeting ID: 893 5019 2078
Passcode: cmretac

CMRETAC will be hosting an EMTS Grant Workshop on February 1, 2022. Please use the above zoom link to join.
Leadership Academy
SafeTech EMS Leadership Academy

4/4/22-4/7/22 and 6/6/22-6/9/22
Pitkin, County

Roaring Fork Fire Rescue Authority is hosting the SafeTech EMS Leadership Academy 4/4/22-4/7/22 and 6/6/22-6/9/22. This is a "The EMS Leadership Academy is a dynamic, two-part, 60-hour educational program designed to prepare participants to lead and manage today’s EMS."  For more information see https://safetechsolutions.us/academies/ems-leadership-academy

For more details - CLICK HERE

If you are interested in sending anyone please contact rcornelius@roaringforkfire.org 

State Emergency Medical and Trauma Services Advisory Council
State Emergency Medical and Trauma Services Advisory Council

State Emergency Medical and Trauma Services Advisory Council -- The State of Colorado is seeking individuals interested in serving on the State Emergency Medical and Trauma Services Advisory Council to apply for one of the following open positions:
  • A board-certified neurosurgeon involved in providing trauma care at a Level I or II trauma center.
  • A representative of a government provider of pre-hospital care.
  • An administrative representative of a rural trauma center.
  • An officer or crew member of a volunteer organization who provides pre-hospital care.
  • A county emergency manager.
  • A flight nurse of an emergency medical service air team or unit.
  • A licensed physician who is a pre-hospital medical director.
  • A board-certified surgeon providing trauma care at a Level III trauma center.
To apply, go to the Governor’s Office of Boards and Commissions website to complete the online application and attach documents. Once submitted, an email confirmation will be received. Applications are due April 15. Questions contact Kate Siegel Shimko.
Opportunities/ Resources
Colorado Trauma Network Awards

The Colorado Trauma Network Awards committee is accepting nominations through Feb. 28. Please find the award descriptions here and submit your nominations using this SurveyMonkey link.
2021 SCL Health Trauma Conference

March 3, 2022

To register, click here. Questions contact Grace Dobbertin.
7th EMS Financial Symposium and 14th Annual EMS Safety Summit

April 5-8, 2022
More information - CLICK HERE

Visit nationalemssafetysummit.org for updates.
Contact sterry@nationalemssafetysummit.org for more information

CREATE assists private and public organizations in improving and expanding the emergency medical and trauma system in Colorado.

Contact Sarah with questions
Mental Health Resources

Visit http://cmretac.org/mental-health-resources for a complete list
of mental health resources for providers.
Please direct any additional opportunities to:
Contact US

Executive Director
Sarah Weatherred MHL, MSN, RN

Communication Specialist
Mikaela Greene

Prevention Specialist
Kim Greene

Executive Board

James Woodworth, Chair
Division Chief of EMS - Summit Fire and EMS

Josh Hadley, Vice-Chair
Chaffee County EMS Director

Richard Cornelius, Treasurer
Division Chief of EMS - Roaring Fork Fire Rescue
Medical Director

Clark Samuel Smith MD, Maj, USAFR, MC
Regional Medical Director, Central Mountains RETAC
Team Lead, Critical Care Air Transport, 932 MDS
St Anthony Hospital | USACS South
Upcoming Meetings
CMRETAC Board Meetings Click Here
March 23, 2022
April 26, 2022
May 25, 2022
July 27, 2022
September 28, 2022
November 16, 2022

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