Serving Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Fayette, Hays, Lee, Llano, San Saba, Travis and Williamson Counties



The CATRAC Mission Statement:
The mission of the Capital Area Trauma Regional Advisory Council is to facilitate coordination amongst trauma and emergency healthcare providers within TSA-O to ensure the most efficient, consistent, and expedient care of each patient, by developing and maintaining integrated quality processes in patient care, transportation, education, and prevention.



Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health condition that's triggered by a terrifying event either experiencing it or witnessing it. Symptoms may include flashbacks, nightmares and severe anxiety, as well as uncontrollable thoughts about the event. [Source: Mayo Clinic]



Trauma Provider Post Traumatic Stress Survey






Important CATRAC Dates/Meetings:

February 3, 2016 1:00pm-2:00pm Capital Area Medical Operations Center Meeting

February 12, 2016 9:00am-10:30 Healthcare Regional Preparedness & Response Committee (RPRC)
February 12, 2016 9:00am-10:30 Public Health Preparedness & Response (PHPR) Committee
February 12, 2016 10:40am-12:00pm Capital Area Public Health & Medical Preparedness Coalition

February 16, 2016 10:00am-11:00am CATRAC Performance Improvement-Trauma Committee

February 24, 2016 10:00am-12:00pm CAPHMPC CATRAC Exercise Committee

February 25, 2016 10:00am-11:30pm Pre-hospital Committee
February 25, 2016 12:00pm-2:00pm CATRAC Executive Board

2016 CATRAC Executive Board & General Membership Meeting Calendar (PDF)


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Upcoming CONFERENCES, EVENTS and TRAINING:
February 6, 2016: GEMS (Geriatrics for Emergency Medical Services) @ N. Blanco County EMS, Johnson City, TX
February 30-31, 2016: EMS Safety @ N. Blanco County EMS, Johnson City, TX
June 1-3, 2016: SAVE THE DATE - Austin Trauma & Critical Care Conference @ AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center, Austin, TX

Please see our Classes, Conferences & Seminars page for course agendas and registration information unless linked otherwise.


DSHS TX EMS Conference 2011 Outstanding RAC Award Winner: CATRAC


2012 Injury Prevention Award Winner: Fayette County EMS