Emergency Medical Care Committee (EMCC)

BYLAWS OF THE MERCED COUNTY
EMERGENCY MEDICAL CARE COMMITTEE


 Meetings


  • Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of January, April, July and October.
  • Location: Merced County Public Health 260 East 15th St. Merced, CA 95348

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to meetings.
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Function


The EMCC functions as an advisory committee to both the Board of Supervisors and the EMS Agency on matters pertaining to the delivery of emergency medical services.

Members


The EMCC is composed of 21 voting members, three of which are designated by position:
  • County Fire Chief or his/her designee
  • Local Director of the Office of Emergency Services
  • County Health Officer
The Board of Supervisors has appointed a member from the County Board and each Supervisor has appointed one public representative. The remaining positions are filled according to the following distribution:
  • Emergency room physicians
  • Ambulance company representatives, each representing a separate ambulance service
  • Emergency services educator
  • Law enforcement representative
  • Hospital representative
  • ED nurse
  • Emergency medical technician
  • California Highway Patrol representative
The Director of Public Health and the Medical Director of the EMS Agency serve as ex-officio members of the committee.