Government Information Committee
Paul Patrick, Deputy Division Director
Utah Department of Health
Committee Vice Chair
Kyle Thornton, Bureau Chief
New Mexico Emergency Medical Systems Bureau
Mary Hedges, NASEMSO Program Manager
The purpose of the Government Information Committee is to serve as a governmental affairs and advocacy committee relative to federal, state and local EMS issues.
Committee activities include:
- Inform and educate members about relevant EMS-related legislative and government affairs liaison issues.
- Make recommendations to the Board of Directors on whether to support legislation and policy related matters.
- Encourage and promote NASEMSO member involvement in advocacy efforts of partner organizations.
- Develop position and policy papers related to legislation, government affairs and state office related policy issues.