I'm looking
for help...
Aidpage is free!

Free downloads: GrantGate®  Federal Money Retriever®

Trauma - Emergency Medical Services Systems Program

Published on AidPage by IDILOGIC on Jun 24, 2005
Administered by:

Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, HRSA Grants Application Center
(see all US Federal Agencies)

Explore all postings for this grant program:
Applications Due:

Apr 11, 2005

total funding: $2,000,000
max award: $40,000
min award: $40,000
cost sharing, matching: No
number of awards: 56
type of funding: Grant

Funds received under the grant are to be used for the following general purposes: (1) State trauma care system planning, coordination, and facilitation of statewide trauma regions; (2) statewide/regional/local assessments and/or evaluations; (3) trauma data collection and usage; (4) developing innovative uses of communications technologies and the use of new communications technology; (5) developing model curricula for training (a) emergency medical services personnel, including first responders, emergency medical technicians, emergency nurses and physicians, and paramedics; (b) trauma managers (State, regional and local levels), trauma nurses, surgeons and trauma center teams in the assessment, stabilization, treatment preparation for transport, and resuscitation of seriously injured patients, with special attention to problems that arise during long transport and to methods of minimizing delays in transport to the appropriate facility; and in the man!
agement of the operation of the trauma care system; (6) making training for original certification, and continuing education, in the provision and management of trauma services more accessible to medical/surgical personnel in rural areas through telecommunications, home studies, providing teachers and training at locations accessible to such personnel, and other methods; (7) developing innovative protocols and agreements to increase access to pre-hospital care and equipment necessary for the transportation of seriously injured patients to the appropriate facilities; (8) evaluating the effectiveness of protocols with respect to trauma care services and systems; and (9) Public information and education related to trauma prevention, care and statewide services.

Who can apply:

Eligible functional categories:
Funding Sources:

Improving EMS/Trauma Care in Rural Areas

More Information:


If you have problems accessing the full announcement, please contact: CallCenter@HRSA.GOV

Address Info:

Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, HRSA Grants Application Center, 901 Russell Avenue Suite 450, Gaithersburg, MD, 20879

Free downloads: GrantGate®  Federal Money Retriever®
Apply for grants and loans! Click here to start