SMRTAC Meeting – Thursday, August 13, 2015
MnDOT Headquarters, Owatonna
SMRTAC is a collaborative effort of the Southeastern and South Central EMS regions’ trauma providers organized from the statewide trauma system. SMRTAC was approved by the Minnesota Commissioner of Health in December 2009.
For information regarding SMRTAC please visit their website: www.smrtac.org
Next meeting June 13, 2015, 1:00 p.m.
MnDOT Headquarters, 1010 21st Avenue NW, Owatonna, MN
- Subcommittee Meetings Pending
1:00 pm-3:00 pm
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Coming up: 2015 SMRTAC Dates – August 13, October 8, December 10
Southern MN Regional Trauma Foundation (SMRTF) is designated as a non-profit organization!
The Internal Revenue Service has designated the Foundation as a non-profit organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
Regional Practice Management Guidelines Approved!
Through the state’s designation visits, there were several consistent practice inconsistencies identified and SMRTAC, in collaboration with Mayo Clinic Trauma Centers at the October 13th Performance Improvement Seminar held in Welch MN, the participants developed these guidelines. SMRTAC’s goal with these PMGs is to share guidance in standardization of trauma care in our region. Please review these PMGs, use as a reference for PMGs in your trauma care, and provide feedback. SMRTAC will provide education, implementation, and monitoring of these guidelines. The guidelines are listed in the left hand column under SMRTAC.
The Pediatric Subcommittee has approved a suggested list of pediatric specific equipment list for the care of the injured pediatric patient. Other resources such as normal vital signs and pediatric GCS are also nmow available as a reference. Please review the links found in the Pediatric Subcommittee folder on this page. Any suggestions or comments are welcome and will be communicated with the Co-Chairs of this committee that are posted via the comment link on this page.