There are fourteen plenary members of the Medical Advisory Committee, appointed by the EMS Director as follows:
- One emergency-department physician from the Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula.
- One emergency-department physician from Mee Memorial Hospital.
- One emergency-department physician from Natividad Medical Center.
- One emergency-department physician from Salinas Valley Memorial Health Services.
- The Registered Nurse who is designated as the Base Hospital Coordinator from the Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula.
- The Registered Nurse who is designated as the Receiving Hospital Coordinator from Mee Memorial Hospital.
- The Registered Nurse who is designated as the Base Hospital Coordinator from Natividad Medical Center.
- The Registered Nurse who is designated as the Base Hospital Coordinator from Salinas Valley Memorial Health Services.
- Two (2) Monterey County-accredited Emergency Medical Technician Paramedics (EMT-P), representing the field paramedics.
- One Monterey County-certified First Responder or Emergency Medical Technician-I, representing the first-responder agencies and nominated by the Monterey County Fire Chiefs’ Association.
- One representative from the County’s primary ambulance contractor.
- One representative from the County’s air ambulance providers.
- One representative from a law-enforcement agency that provides prehospital emergency medical services and nominated by the Monterey County Law Enforcement Chiefs’ Association.
The Medical Advisory Committee normally meets every month. Meetings are normally scheduled from 8:30 – 10:00 a.m. on the second Wednesday of the month at the Monterey County Health Department’s Whitney Conference Room . Medical Advisory Committee meetings are open to the public.
EMS Medical Advisory Committee Members (January 2014)
|Emergency Physicians – CHOMP||Dr. Michelle Kalinski||12/31/2015|
|Emergency Physicians – SVMHS||Dr. Andrew Kaminski||12/31/2015|
|Emergency Physicians – NMC||Dr. Heather Taher||12/31/2015|
|Emergency Physicians – MEE||Vacant||12/31/2016|
|Base Hospital Coordinator – CHOMP||Erica Sanborn||12/31/2017|
|Base Hospital Coordinator – SVMHS||Jeremy Hadland||12/31/2017|
|Base Hospital Coordinator – NMC||Rhonda Rocker||12/31/2017|
|Emergency Department Coordinator – MEE||Cindy Banuelos||12/31/2016|
|Monterey County EMS Medical Director||Dr. James Stubblefield||N/A|
|EMT and Paramedics||Paul Casolary||12/31/2017|
|EMT and Paramedics||David Craddock||12/31/2016|
|Monterey County Law-Enforcement Chiefs Association||Paul Miller||12/31/2015|
|Monterey County Fire Chiefs/ Association||Scott Houchin||12/31/2015|
|Primary Ambulance Contractor||Tammera ‘T’ Badano||12/31/2016|
|Air Ambulance Provider Representative||Jeff Horner||12/31/2017|