Leadership Track – EMS EVOLUTION 2022

Preliminary Agenda

Leadership Track: Monday, August 8 – Wednesday, August 10

Monday, August 8

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Texas Division of Emergency Management
Chief Nim Kidd

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Medical Director Panel: Part 1
Jeff Jarvis, MD; Emily Kidd, MD, Taylor Ratcliff, MD
& Gerad Troutman, MD

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Exhibitor Break

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Medical Director Panel: Part 2
Jeff Jarvis, MD; Emily Kidd, MD; Taylor Ratcliff, MD & Gerad Troutman, MD

12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Lunch in the Exhibit Hall

12:30 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Lightning Rounds
Speakers & Topics TBA

12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Employee Recruitment & Retention: The $21.7M Initiative
Speakers TBA

1:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Lightning Rounds
Speakers & Topics TBA

2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Exhibitor Break

2:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Lightning Rounds
Speakers & Topics TBA

2:45 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Ask Joe
Joe Schmider (DSHS)

3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Panel: Public Policy & EMS in Texas
Craig Holzheauser (TEMSA) & Other Speakers TBA

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Welcome Reception
Exhibit Hall


Tuesday, August 9

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Panel: ET3 Begins in September
Richard Belle (Acadian), Gerad Trautman, MD (GMR), James Campbell (MCHD) & Matt Zavadsky (MedStar Mobile Healthcare)

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Panel: Your Fleet – Tricks for Extending Your Trucks
Trampus Gaspard (Acadian) & Other Speakers TBA

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Exhibitor Break

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Navigating the Complexities of Insurance Contracting: The Five-Step Process

Asbel Montes (Solutions Group)

12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Lunch

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Planning Session: Supply Chain Management
Speakers TBA

1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
TEMSA’s Second Annual Awards

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Dinner by the Lake


Wednesday, August 10

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
The No Surprises Act & Other Billing Issues
Asbel Montes (Solutions Group)

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Interactive Session: Hardest Lesson Learned Over the Past 12 Months
Speakers TBA

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Zoll – Thank You to TEMSA’s Title Sponsor

Siddons-Martin – Thank You to TEMSA’s Gold Sponsor