| The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) Office of EMS and Trauma Systems Coordination is very pleased to announce that the 2007 Uncompensated Trauma Care Fund distributions will occur the week of August 28, 2007. The distribution includes two funding sources:
- $15,939,000.00 from the Designated Trauma Facility and Emergency Medical Services (DTF\EMS) Account (3588 Monies) will be distributed to 238 eligible hospitals. When added to the FY 2004, 2005 and 2006 disbursements, the grand total distributed to eligible hospitals since the inception of this funding source is $166,860,794.00.
- $250,000.00 from the Emergency Medical Services, Trauma Facilities and Trauma Care Systems Fund (1131 monies) will also be distributed to 227 designated trauma facilities. When added to the FY 2004, 2005 and 2006 disbursements, the grand total distributed to eligible hospitals since the inception of combining the 911 and 1131 monies is $4,274,277.70.
The total combined amount of all three funding sources to be distributed to eligible hospitals this August is $16,189,000.00.
August 2007 DSHS Uncompensated Trauma Care Distribution to Hospitals
Please contact me (firstname.lastname@example.org ; 512-834-6794) or Steve Janda (email@example.com ; 512/834-6700) if you have any questions.