Committees & Workgroups

The following committees and workgroups assist and advise the Board of Directors by doing important coalition work. If you have interest in getting involved with any of these groups, please send Craig Camidge an email and you will be connected with the appropriate committee chair.

Healthcare Coalition Committee: Performs the business of the coalition by holding and executing monthly meetings of the healthcare coalition membership.

Nominating and Bylaws Committee: Performs essential functions including recruitment of members to sit on the Board of Directors, revision of coalition bylaws and other documents, solicitation of nominations for coalition awards, and more.

Hospital Emergency Management Committee (HEMC) (state-level): Represents the interests of the Near Southwest Region on the state HEMC committee.

Medical Intelligence Steering Committee: Provides clinical insight to the entire healthcare emergency preparedness program.

Emergency Management Infectious Disease Committee: Provides guidance to the Board of Directors in the use of grant funding for regional training, preparedness and response in the event of a new or emerging infectious disease outbreak.

Volunteer Management Committee: coming soon...

Volunteer Management Executive Committee: coming soon...

Pediatric Disaster Workgroup: Elevates the ability of regional pre-hospital and hospital personnel to manage pediatric patients for prolonged times as may be necessary in medical surge or disaster.