GETAC- Injury Prevention and Public Education Committee

Injury Prevention and Public Education Committee List

Committee links

Meeting Notifications (HTML)
Meeting agendas and documents (HTML)

Meeting Minutes

June 2019
January, 2018 Work Day Meeting Minutes and Notes

November 2017
August 2017 
November 2016
July 2015
February 2015
January 2015 -  IP Committee Workgroup
November 2014
August 2014
May 2014
January 2014- IP Committee Workgroup
November 2011

Resource Documents 

Texas Hospital Based Injury Prevention Program Core Components and User Guide (Revised August 2018)
Opioid: Where we are Injury Prevention (November 2017)
Presentation template for individuals/agencies wanting to present at an IP & PE Committee meeting
National Standards and Indicators for Level I & II Trauma Centers
Evidence-Based Strategies/Interventions Review for Distracted Driving (November 2017)
Injury Prevention Strategy for Meeting Goals Outlined in the GETAC Strategic Plan for the Texas Emergency Health Care System
Committee Accomplishments
Position Statement: Childhood Drowning Prevention and Water Safety (Endorsed November, 2016)
Position Statement: Workforce Development (Endorsed November 24, 2014)
Hospital–Based Injury Prevention Components (Endorsed November 24, 2014)
Hospital-Based Injury Prevention Components User Guide (August 2017)
What Works to Prevent Distracted Driving (August 2017)
Spectrum of prevention documents: (5/2/13)

Evidence-Based Practice: The Easy Way- Paula Yuma, MPH, CHES, CPST-I
Letter regarding red light camera as injury prevention tool (July 2011)
Texas State Child Fatality Review Team Committee Position Statement: Safe Sleep for Infants (April 2011)
CDC Evidence-Informed Falls Prevention Programs (3/17/2011)
A CDC Compendium of Effective Community-based Interventions from Around the World (3/17/2011)
Cochrane Review: Red-light cameras for the prevention of road traffic crashes (Added 11/30/2010)
DSHS Funding Information Center (6/12/2009)
Guide to Community Preventive Services (from the Centers for Disease Control)(6/12/2009)
Guide to Clinical Preventive Services (from the Centers for Disease Control) (6/12/2009)
Texas STIPDA Final Report (3/13/2009)
Injury Prevention Committee's Position Paper on Child Passenger Safety (3/10/2009)

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Last updated December 13, 2019