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Regional Advisory Council
Trauma Service Area G

Our service area includes the counties of Marion, Harrison, Panola, Rusk, Shelby, Trinity, Gregg, Upshur, Cherokee, Freestone, Houston, Rains, Franklin, Van Zandt, Anderson, Henderson, Smith, Wood and Camp.

Governor's EMS and Trauma Advisory Council
GETAC MEETING 26 JUNE 2020, 10:00 am

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the next GETAC meeting will be conducted virtually using Microsoft Teams. The meeting is scheduled for Friday, June 26, 2020 at 10:00 AM CST.

There is not a physical location for this meeting. Registration is required in advance (at no cost) to attend this meeting. Go to the GETAC webpage to register.

GETAC Website


The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) will host two virtual meetings later this month to discuss rule revisions.

The Trauma Rules meeting will be Tuesday, June 23 at 11:00 a.m. to review the TAC §157.122 Trauma Service Areas Rule Revision Resource Document. The Stroke Rules meeting will be on Tuesday, June 23 at 1:00 p.m to review the TAC §157.133 Requirements for Stroke Facility Designation Rule Revision Resource Document. Click on the links below to register for the virtual meetings. A draft of the modifications is also linked below.

TETAF staff members and statewide stroke care leaders will be present for the meeting to provide input. TETAF will provide an update on the outcomes.

Register For Trauma Rules Meeting
Register For Stroke Rules Meeting
View Trauma and Stroke Rules in Revision

HCC General Assembly Meeting

The upcoming HCC General Assembly meeting is set for July 22, 2020 from 10:00 - 12:00 through a virtual conference. The aganda can be found at the link below.


RAC-G Board of Directors Meeting

The upcoming RAC-G Executive Board of Directors meeting is set for July 15, 2020 from 10:00 - 12:00 through a virtual conference. The aganda can be found at the link below.


Saturday, May 30, 2020

CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Francis Bradley-Thompson Tower
Ambulance Entrance Information

Click HERE to download the PDF packet containing a diagram regarding the location of the new ambulance entrance and desired ingress and egress.

Click HERE to download the PDF packet containing the helipad operations manual.

Latest Information
For Immediate Release
Generic STAR Log-In User ID's No Longer In Effect

Effective 20 June 2020, all users who have been using the generic ID to request PPE through the STAR program must now create a unique user ID.
Read more HERE


RAC-G is building a roster of volunteers from our retired medical community. Should the need arise we want to be ready and we thank you in advance for your willingness to serve

For Immediate Release

Hospitals and healthcare professionals should follow their normal process of trying to locate emergency medical supplies, personal protective equipment (PPE), and other healthcare resources...
Read more HERE

EMTF 4 Guidance on use of MMU during HCID / Pandemic events
EMTF Mobile Medical Unit for an HCID/Pandemic Event

The attached guidance form (which we are following) explains some of the reasoning why using the EMTF Mobile Medical Unit for an HCID/Pandemic event is not recommended...
Read more HERE


Go directly to the CDC website for up-to-date information.

Texas DSHS

The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) is working closely with CDC in monitoring the developing outbreak.

Texas Case Counts

Texas Division of Emergency Management, and all state agencies continue their ongoing preparations so that all of state government is working together to limit the spread of the virus and protect Texans. The immediate risk to most Texans remains low.

Piney Woods Regional Advisory Council - TSA-G
100 E. Ferguson Ste. 708

Tyler, TX. 75702
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Office 903.593.4722

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