The Department of State Health Services Office of EMS/Trauma Systems Coordination (OEMS/TS) is updating the list of potentially eligible emergency medical service providers for the FY 15 EMS Allotment/Allocation. This funding consists of EMS and Trauma Care System Account (911 fund), the Emergency Medical Services, Trauma Facilities, and Trauma Care System Fund (1131 fund) and the Designated Trauma Facility and Emergency Medical Services Fund (3588 fund). Funds are distributed through your regional advisory council office.
Check the Excel sheet at the following link for your organization’s name and contract status. http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/emstraumasystems/PotentialProvAllotment.shtm.
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