Moving Forward

Moving Forward / Next Steps

The project will begin by reviewing the quality measures developed by the EMS Compass project to identify any needed revisions or updates. Simultaneously work will begin to identify other quality measures which will be tested and evaluated and then final approval reached before they are released.

Meetings

 

July 12 and 13, 2018
NEMSQA Face-to-face meeting, Dallas Texas

 

The National EMS Quality Alliance held a meeting of the entire membership on July 12 and 13, 2018. The meeting was held at the National Headquarters of the American College of Emergency Physicians in Irving, Texas.

This was the first meeting with the NEMSQA Leadership complete. There were several speakers that spoke about the development of quality measures. Discussion also included ideas for a sustainable model of support for the organization. Minutes will be published soon.

 

 

June 25, 2018
NEMSQA Conference Call

 

Agenda:

 

Welcome and Role
Turn meeting over to Board of Trustees Officers
Bylaws voting
Adding new members to the Alliance
Planning for face-to-face meeting in Dallas
Date and Time details
Hotel room block
Speakers
Agenda topics
Sustainability
Process for identifying new measures
Review of existing measures
Other topics for the meeting
Future Conference Call schedule
Other items for discussion
Adjourn

The primary aim for this meeting was to complete details for the Face-to-Face meeting in Dallas in July and discuss process for the addition of new members.

Minutes

 

May 30, 2018
NEMSQA Conference Call

 

Agenda:

 

Welcome
Roll Call
Announce the Board of Trustees
Announce the Officers
Bylaws
Sustainability Model
Discuss Current Measures
Discuss New Measures
Discuss Face-to-Face Meeting
Future Conference Call schedule

Our aim for this meeting was to begin the election process for the Board of Trustees and Officers and begin the discussion about current measures.

Minutes

 

April 17, 2018
NEMSQA Kick-off Conference Call

 

Agenda

 

I. Roll Call
II. Welcome and Introductions
A. NHTSA Staff
B. ACEP Staff
III.Overview
IV. Timeline
V. Sustainable Funding
VI. Adoption of Bylaws
VII.Voting Process for NEMSQA Board of Trustees
VIII.Next Steps
IX. Face-to-Face Meeting
X. Next Call
XI. Adjourn

 

Our aim for this meeting was to discuss the Bylaws and to establish the nomination and voting process for the Board of Trustees.

Minutes

 

Agenda:

Day 1-Thursday, July 12, 2018
Welcome and Introductions
Alliance Operational Items
NHTSA
Break
Alliance Mission and Vision Statement
Sustainability

Day 2-Friday, July 13, 2018

Sustainability
Review of Existing Quality Measures
Break
Process for Identifying New Measures
Working Lunch – provided
Implementation Process for EMS Agencies
Next Steps
Adjourn

Minutes

 

Agenda:

Welcome
Roll Call
Approve Minutes
Draft Business Plan for Sustainability
List of proposed new member organizations

Minutes

 

Agenda:

Welcome
Roll Call
Approve Minutes
NHTSA no-cost extension request
Update on Committees
Business plan/sustainability
Future Conference Call schedule
EXECUTIVE SESSION – Management Services RPF
Adjourn

Minutes

 

Agenda:

Welcome
Roll Call
Review draft business plan
Discuss items to include in an update for the general membership
Discuss possible dates for a conference call for the general membership
Discuss dates for next face-to-face meeting
Committees updates
Discuss inviting additional organizations to join Alliance
Discuss inviting vendors to join the Alliance and under what membership category/restrictions
Naloxone Evidence-Based Guidelines Project collaboration
Other new items
Adjourn

Minutes