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File #: 22-0811   
Type: Consent Status: Agenda Ready
In control: Board of County Commissioners
On agenda: 5/17/2022 Final action:
Title: EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES ADVISORY COUNCIL APPOINTMENT
Attachments: 1. Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council.pdf, 2. Establishing Document EMSAC.pdf, 3. Resolution EMS.pdf, 4. Dowling_Anthony.D_Village ALT.pdf
PLACEMENT: Consent
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EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES ADVISORY COUNCIL APPOINTMENT
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EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:
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The Board is asked to confirm an appointment to the Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council.
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DEPARTMENT: Administration
PREPARED BY: Name: Donna Gordon
Title: Executive Aide
REQUESTED BY: Village of Indiantown

PRESET:
PROCEDURES: None

BACKGROUND/RELATED STRATEGIC GOAL:

Section 87.114 "Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council" General Ordinances, Martin County Code, provides, "There is hereby created the Martin County Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council. The Council may make recommendations regarding delivery of Emergency Medical Services in Martin County to the Board of County Commissioners. The meetings, powers and duties and membership of such council shall be provided for by resolution of the Board of County Commissioners."

The membership shall consist of the following: a representative from the Fire Rescue Department, the Martin County Medical Director, a representative from Emergency Room Physicians on staff at a Martin County hospital, a representative from the Martin County Sheriff's Office, a representative of the following municipalities: City of Stuart, Town of Jupiter Island, Town of Sewall's Point, and the Village of Indiantown, a representative from the education community, and a lay-person representative to be appointed by the Board of County Commissioners.

Representatives of the following entities may serve as Ex-Officio members without a vote on the Council: Florida Highway Patrol, Martin County Health Department, any emergency service providers holding a Martin County certificate of public convenience and necessity, a representative from the Martin County Chapter of the American Red Cross, a representative from a Skilled Nursing Facility located in Martin County.

Attached is Resolution No. 20-12.2 which changes the Bylaws of the Emergency Medical Services Advisory Cou...

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