EMS Advisory Committee

The purpose of the EMS Advisory Committee (EMSAC) is to advise DPHHS on matters including:

  • the equipment and materials required for an emergency medical service
  • the data to be collected and submitted to the department
  • the information contained in an abbreviated patient encounter form submitted to a hospital
  • patient care standards and guidelines and guidance on supplemental training for registered nurses, in consultation with the Department of Labor and Industry or the Board of Medical Examiners

 

EMS Advisory Committee Chair

Michael Kremkau

Medical Director population greater than 20,000

Jon Gildea

Medical Director population less than 20,000

Maura Davenport

Representative Department of Labor

Samuel Hunthausen

Representative EMSC

Jason Mahoney

Representative STCC

Eric Fisher

Service Manager Government-Owned ground ambulance service

Vacant

Service Manager Privately Owned ground ambulance service

Christina Wood

Service Manager Hospital Owned ground ambulance service

Nicholas Kallem

Service Manager Not-for-profit ground ambulance service

Dave Webster

Service Manager Non-Transporting medical unit

Cameron McCamley

Service Manager Air Ambulance

Jacob Keller

ECP from a Tribal EMS provider

Chastedy Williamson-Tatsey

An RN w/Supplemental Training that is on an EMS roster

Nicholas Bradford

Law Enforcement

Shane Klippenes

Representative from 911 Dispatch Center

Bridgette Nyquist

Member of Public

Ward VanWichen

 

September 4, 2024, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., 1400 Broadway, Helena – virtual option available

November 20, 2024, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., 1400 Broadway, Helena – virtual option available

February 19, 2025, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., 1400 Broadway, Helena – virtual option available

May 21, 2025, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., 1400 Broadway, Helena – virtual option available

August 20, 2025, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., 1400 Broadway, Helena – virtual option available

November 19, 2025, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., 1400 Broadway, Helena – virtual option available

March 4, 2024 (Agenda, Summary)