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OTERAC

Oklahoma Trauma and Emergency Response Advisory Council

HB 1467, enacted in November 2013, created the Oklahoma Trauma and Emergency Response Advisory Council.  

  • The Council is charged with emergency response and trauma systems development, injury prevention, and other areas designated by the State Board of Health. 
  • OTERAC is comprised of seven (7) members.  It is composed of an EMS director, an emergency physician, a trauma surgeon, a representative of a hospital with trauma and emergency services, a trauma registrar, an EMT, and a critical care nurse.

 

OTERAC Members

Member Representing Appointed by Term Expires
Vacant-retirement; pending appointment
Emergency Medical Technician Speaker of the House
N/A
 Dr. David Teague - Vice Chair Hospital with Trauma and Emergency Department President Pro Tempore 08/2022
 Edie Smith - Secretary Trauma Registrar Speaker of the House 10/2022
 James Winham Director of an Ambulance Service
Governor 10/2022
 Dr. Lance Watson
Board Certified Emergency Physician
Governor 10/2022
 Dr. Roxie Albrecht
Trauma Surgeon President Pro Tempore 09/2022
 Terri Murdaugh, RN
Critical Care Nurse Commissioner of Health 01/2022

OTERAC Meetings

2021 OTERAC MEETINGS
Date Time Location Agenda Approved Minutes
CANCELLED
02/03/2021
1:00 PM Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave. 
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
CANCELLED CANCELLED
CANCELLED
06/02/2021
1:00 PM Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave. 
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
CANCELLED CANCELLED
07/21/2021 1:00 PM
Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave. 
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
CANCELLED
(No Quorum)
CANCELLED
(No Quorum)
08/04/2021 1:00 PM
Nicholson Conference Center
1000 NE 13th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Agenda  
10/06/2021 1:00 PM

Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave. 
Oklahoma City, OK 73102

   
2021 OTERAC SUBCOMMITTEE & WORKING GROUP MEETINGS
Date Time Subcommittee/
Working Group
Location Agenda Minutes
01/13/2021 9:00 AM Rules & Regulations
Subcommittee
Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave. 
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
   
03/10/2021 9:00 AM Rules & Regulations
Subcommittee
Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave. 
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
   
05/12/2021 9:00 AM Rules & Regulations
Subcommittee
Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave. 
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
   
07/14/2021 9:00 AM Rules & Regulations
Subcommittee
Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave. 
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
   
09/08/2021 9:00 AM Rules & Regulations
Subcommittee
Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave. 
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
   
11/10/2021 9:00 AM Rules & Regulations
Subcommittee
Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave. 
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
   

 

2021 OTERAC SUBCOMMITTEE & WORKING GROUP EDUCATION & TRAINING SUBCOMMITTEE MEETINGS
Date Time Subcommittee/
Working Group
Location Agenda Minutes
**CANCELLED**
01/20/2021
9:00 AM Education & Training
Subcommittee
Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave. 
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
**CANCELLED**  
**CANCELLED**
02/17/2021
9:00 AM Education & Training
Subcommittee

Nicholson Conference Center
940 NE. 13th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73117

**CANCELLED**  
02/25/2021 9:00 AM Education & Training Subcommittee Microsoft Teams Agenda  
**CANCELLED**
03/24/2021
9:00 AM Education & Training
Subcommittee
Nicholson Conference Center
940 NE. 13th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
**CANCELLED**  
04/21/2021 9:00 AM
Education & Training
Subcommittee
Oklahoma Commons
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK
Agenda  
05/05/2021 9:00 AM Education & Training
Subcommittee
Nicholson Conference Center
940 NE. 13th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
   
**CANCELLED**
06/16/2021
9:00 AM Education & Training
Subcommittee
Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S. Kerr. Ave
Oklahoma City, OK
Agenda  
09/15/2021 9:00 AM Education & Training
Subcommittee
Nicholson Conference Center
940 NE. 13th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
   

 

2021 OTERAC Subcommittee & Working Groups Meetings for Medical Direction and Coordination Committee
Date Time Subcommittee/
Working Group
Location Agenda Approved Minutes
CANCELLED
03/02/2021
1:00 PM Medical Direction and Coordination Committee Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave. 
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
CANCELLED CANCELLED
05/05/2021 1:00 PM Medical Direction and Coordination Committee Microsoft Teams Meeting
Agenda  
08/04/2021 10:30 AM Medical Direction and Coordination Committee

Nicholson Conference Center
1000 NE 13th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73104

Agenda  
11/03/2021 1:00 PM
Medical Direction and Coordination Committee Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S. Kerr Ave. 
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
   

2020 OTERAC MEETINGS
Date Time Location Agenda Approved Minutes
02/12/2020 1:00 PM Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
2/12/2020  
06/10/2020 1:00 PM Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
CANCELLED CANCELLED
10/07/2020 1:00 PM

Virtual Meeting-please email esystems@health.ok.gov for meeting link. Conference ID: 498 276 588#

   
2020 OTERAC SUB-COMMITTEE / WORKING GROUP MEETINGS
Date Time Committee / Working Group Name Location Agenda Approved Minutes
1/10/2020 9:00 AM Education & Training Committee Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street 
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
 1/10/2020  1/10/2020
1/16/2020 10:00 AM Systems Improvement Workgroup Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street 
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
1/16/2020

 
1/17/2020 1:00 PM EMResource Workgroup Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street 
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
1/17/2020  
2/12/2020 9:00 AM Systems Improvement Workgroup Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street 
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
2/12/2020

 
2/20/2020 9:00 AM Education & Training Committee Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street 
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
2/20/2020

 
2/26/2020 9:00 AM EMS Protocol Guidelines Committee Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
2/26/2020  
3/10/2020 9:00 AM 
Regulations Sub-Committee 
Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street 
Oklahoma City, OK 73117 
3/10/2020  
3/11/2020  1:00 PM   Medical Direction Sub-committee  Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street 
Oklahoma City, OK 73117 
 CANCELLED CANCELLED
3/11/2020 10:00 AM Systems Improvement Workgroup Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street 
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
CANCELLED CANCELLED
3/27/2020 1:00 PM EMResource Workgroup Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street 
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
CANCELLED CANCELLED
4/1/2020 9:00 AM  Education & Training Committee    Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street 
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
 CANCELLED CANCELLED
4/22/2020 10:00 AM 
Medical Direction Sub-committee Zoom Meeting Agenda Meeting Minutes
5/6/2020 9:00 AM EMS Protocol Guidelines Committee Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
CANCELLED  CANCELLED
5/6/2020  1:00 PM  Medical Direction Sub-committee  Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street 
Oklahoma City, OK 73117 
 CANCELLED  CANCELLED
5/19/2020  9:00 AM   Education & Training Committee  Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street 
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
 CANCELLED  CANCELLED
 6/19/2020  9:00 AM   Education & Training Committee  Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street 
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
 CANCELLED  CANCELLED
 8/5/2020 9:00 AM EMS Protocol Guidelines Committee
Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
   
8/5/2020 1:00 PM   Medical Direction Sub-committee Microsoft Teams Meeting
Agenda

Meeting Minutes
11/4/2020 1:00 PM  

 Medical Direction Sub-committee  Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street 
Oklahoma City, OK 73117 
   
11/14/2020 9:00 AM  EMS Protocol Guidelines Committee  Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 Northeast 10th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73117 
   

 

*OTERAC Working Groups are not subject to the requirements of the Oklahoma Open Meeting Act.

Archived records of OTSIDAC and OERSDAC, and their sub committees, are available upon request.  

Please call our office at (405)271-4027 to be added to the contact list for a specific Working Group.

 

Contact Information

Please call our office at (405) 426-8480 to be added to the contact list for a specific Working Group.

Emergency Systems
Oklahoma State Department of Health
123 Robert S Kerr Ave, Suite 1702
Oklahoma City, OK 73102-6406
Office: (405) 426-8480
Fax: (405) 900-7560 or 4059007560@Xmedius.com (using email)
Esystems@health.ok.gov

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