GAEMS - Emergency Medical Responder / Emergency Medical Technician Grant Program

To:             All Directors of Zoned 911 Services – Transport and First Responders

From:         Kim Littleton, Executive Director, Ga Association of EMS

Date:           June 15, 2018

Subject:      Grant Opportunity- Time Sensitive Deadline

 
The Georgia Association of EMS currently has EMR - First Responder/EMTB grant dollars available to fund Responder/EMTB courses across the State.  The First Responder/EMTB grants are made possible by funding provided through the Georgia Trauma Care Network Commission.  While all 911 zoned EMS Services and 911 zoned 911 Medical First Responders are eligible to apply for the  grant, priority will be given to those services willing to quickly complete the course approval requirements and conduct the program within the contract period allowed.

 Please ensure that you have read the First Responder 2018 Notification Letter that was attached to the Grant Announcement prior to completing this application for all obligations and instructions.
Applicant Organization

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* 1. Applicant Organization

Email Address:  This is the method that GAEMS will communicate with you concerning this Grant.  Please insure it is correct and you monitor this address:

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* 2. Email Address:  This is the method that GAEMS will communicate with you concerning this Grant.  Please insure it is correct and you monitor this address:

Director of the 911 Zoned Service

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* 3. Director of the 911 Zoned Service

Zone Information

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* 4. Zone Information

Is there a Hospital in the Zone?

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* 5. Is there a Hospital in the Zone?

Lead Instructor Information

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* 6. Lead Instructor Information

If awarded the Grant  - You understand that you will be expected to begin your class within 2 months of receiving the Grant.

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* 7. If awarded the Grant  - You understand that you will be expected to begin your class within 2 months of receiving the Grant.

What Month and Year do anticipate completing your class  (Final completion date MUST be prior to May 1, 2019 - No Exceptions)

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* 8. What Month and Year do anticipate completing your class  (Final completion date MUST be prior to May 1, 2019 - No Exceptions)

This information is for GAEMS files only.  All official correspondence dealing with the Grant will be completed through the EMS Director.

Teaching Institution (if different from the Zoned 911 Service)

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* 9. This information is for GAEMS files only.  All official correspondence dealing with the Grant will be completed through the EMS Director.

Teaching Institution (if different from the Zoned 911 Service)

Information on how the Grant will be Awarded.

EMR / EMT Course Scoring Sheet

911 Zone Information                                                                     Points
No Staffed EMS Units and No Hospital                                          50
One Staffed EMS Units and No Hospital                                        40
One Staffed EMS Unit and a Hospital                                            30
Two Staffed EMS Units and No Hospital                                        20
Two Staffed EMS Units and a Hospital                                           10
Other                                                                                                5

Population Density
We will use the Population Density Scale developed                     
by the Trauma Commission for the vehicle replacement                          Points awarded per PDS scale below
grants.  This is documented below


Population Density (ppl/sq. mile)                  Points Awarded for Population Density

               0                                                                           60
             25                                                                           60
             50                                                                           57
             75                                                                           55.5

           100  and above                                                        50
Questions concerning this Grant should be directed to Cathy M. White, Program Coordinator or  Kim Littleton, Executive Director.
This Program is made possible by State of Georgia funding provided through the Georgia Trauma Care Network Commission

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