71-8237. State Trauma Advisory Board; duties.

The State Trauma Advisory Board shall:

(1) Advise the department regarding trauma care needs throughout the state;

(2) Advise the Board of Emergency Medical Services regarding trauma care to be provided throughout the state by out-of-hospital and emergency medical services;

(3) Review the regional trauma plans and recommend changes to the department before the department adopts the plans;

(4) Review proposed departmental rules and regulations for trauma care;

(5) Recommend modifications in rules regarding trauma care; and

(6) Draft a five-year statewide prevention plan that each trauma care region shall implement.

Source:Laws 1997, LB 626, § 37; Laws 2009, LB195, § 99.