EMS-C/Child Ready Advisory Committee

The purpose of the EMS-C Advisory Committee is help EMSTS to reduce the incidence of pediatric injury and illness in Montana and to promote and advance excellence in the care of injured children.

EMS-C / Pediatric Ready Advisory Council Members

Committee Member Affiliation
Alyssa Johnson, RN, CEN Trauma Systems Manager
EMS & Trauma Systems -DPHHS
Laura Forcella  St. Vincent Health Care, Pediatric Nurse Manager
Joan Flick  Lifelong Learning Librarian
Montana State Library
Jennifer Banna  MT Family to Family Health Info Center, U of MT 
Buck Herron Law Enforcement Representative (retired)
Janet Miller EMS Provider,  FAN Rep, Co-Chair
Katie Sheely  Children's Special Health Services, Nurse Consultant
Carol Kussman, RN Trauma Coordinator
EMS and Trauma - DPHHS
Cindee McKee MHA - Montana Hospital Association
Clint Loss MEMSA - Montana Emergency Medical Services Association
Don McGiboney Hospital Disaster Preparedness - DPHHS
Dr. Greg Holzman State Medical Director
Jack Trethewey Fire Based EMS
Jason Mahoney Montana Pediatric Liaison Contractor
Maureen Ward Injury Prevention Program Manager, EMS and Trauma - DPHHS 
Terry Mullins  EMS &Trauma Systems
Section Supervisor - DPHHS
Joe Hansen EMSC Family Representative - IRREC 
Sarah Yancy MT DPHHS, Adolescent Health  
Jaunita Bueter, RN Montana School Nurse's Association
Kandice Franklin Children's Mental Health
Kari Tutwiler State FICMR Coordinator, DPHHS
(Vacant) ED Manager/Representative
Koren Bloom Safe Kids Coalition & Paramedic - Billings
Erin Root Montana Department of Transportation Safety Planner 
Robin Suzor EMS for Children Program Manager
EMS and Trauma - DPHHS
Stephanie Morton Montana Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies
Shari Graham NREMT-P EMS System Manager
EMS and Trauma - DPHHS
Janet Trethewey DPHHS Cardiac Ready Communities
Hannah Yang DPHHS Epidemiologist
Dr. Emily Hall  Kalispell / MT AAP Representative 
Lanette Perkins Tribal Representative
Ruth Bilyeu PECC, CIH Red Lodge Fire and Rescue

 

2020 Upcoming EMS-C/Child Ready Advisory Committee Meetings:

   

June 4, 2021
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM,   Virtual
1400 E. Broadway Street
Helena, MT

For Additional Information please contact:
Robin Suzor
EMS-C / Child Ready Manager
rsuzor@mt.gov
406-444-0901

 

Sept 3, 2021
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Cogswell Building, Rooms C207-209
1400 E. Broadway Street
Helena, MT

 


Robin Suzor
EMS-C / Child Ready Manager
rsuzor@mt.gov
406-444-0901

 

December 3, 2021
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Cogswell Building, Rooms C207-209
1400 E. Broadway Street
Helena, MT

 


Robin Suzor
EMS-C / Child Ready Manager
rsuzor@mt.gov
406-444-0901

 

Meeting Minutes

December 2020