Texas Governor Greg Abbott extended the state’s disaster declaration related to Covid-19 on June 4, 2021.
Per Texas DSHS: The 2021 Rural Community Healthcare Investment Program (RCHIP) application is open. The purpose of the RCHIP program is assist rural communities in recruiting non-physician healthcare providers to practice in rural communities by providing partial student loan reimbursement or stipends in the amount of $10,000 for a commitment to serve in eligible communities […]
a Click here to join TEMSA’s winter AAR on March 4.
TEMSA will co-host the new Leadership Track at this year’s Texas EMS Conference In Austin. The Leadership Track will consist of five presentations.March 1 is the deadline to submit your proposed presentation:https://texasemsconference.com/call-for-presentations
a The Academy of International Mobile Healthcare Integration (AIMHI) conducted a flash poll of approximately 100 EMS agencies from around the nation in late January, and the majority of the respondents indicated that they are administering COVID vaccines and mAb infusions in their communities. Click here to view the results: AIMHI Flash Poll 1-29-21 Matt […]
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a Click here to learn more from Asbel Montes.
a Texas DSHS is planning for statewide Covid-19 vaccination centers and asking EMS agencies to fill out a brief survey. Click here to access the survey.
a From Asbel Montes: Today the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced the distribution of Phase 3 funds. For those ambulance agencies which applied for Phase 3 funding, you should have received notification of this funding or will shortly. Please see the announcement from the American Ambulance Association, as well as the press release […]
a Announcement The Texas Immunization Registry is excited to announce it is hosting live webinars that cover the steps and processes for entering and reporting disaster related patient and immunization information in the Texas Immunization Registry (ImmTrac2). Description The webinars will include the following topics: 1. Legal Statutes related to Disasters 2. Brief Introduction to the ImmTrac2 Registry 1. Different types of Consents 2. Client Searches 3. Entering a Client 4. Priority Groups […]