EMS

Eric Maloney (2017) (2)
Eric Maloney
Deputy Fire Chief
Division Chief and EMS Coordinator
Eric.Maloney@Kerrvilletx.gov

Primary Objective


To provide quality emergency medical services to the citizens of Kerrville and Kerr County in a timely and efficient manner.

Division Chief - EMS Coordinator


As the Division Chief – EMS Coordinator, I am responsible for management of the Kerrville Fire Department EMS Division and the Kerr County First Responder Program. Other duties and responsibilities include:

  • Ensure compliance with local, state and federal regulations.
  • Liaison to the Medical Director to ensure high quality patient care.
  • Develop and administer quality assurance programs to include the Field Training Officers, recruit training, paramedic probation and continuing education.
  • Supervisor of the EMS billing to include ePCR software management, billing agency and collection agency.
  • Prepare and manage the EMS budget for expenditures and revenues.
  • Research opportunities for grants and other revenue opportunities.
  • Ensure equipment is operating correctly and coordinate the preventative maintenance program.
  • Asset and equipment replacement plan and medical inventory control program.
  • Research and manage the replacement and remount of ambulances.
  • Prepare and review response reports, billing reports, budget reports, etc..
  • Develop and manage the infection control program and liaison with regional infection control nurse.
  • Develop and manage the HIPAA program.
  • Develop and manage the dispatch protocols, medical protocols, infection control protocols and EMS Standard Operating Guidelines.
  • Administer the medical continuing education program for web-based, in-house, and AHA certifications.
  • Respond to high acuity emergency calls and Mass Casualty Incidents.
  • Liaison with local and regional hospitals, nursing homes, and other medical facilities.
  • Represent the City of Kerrville and participate in the local and regional meetings

IMPORTANT LINKS



Red Cross - Hill Country Chapter


http://www.redcross.org/local/texas/central-and-south-texas/locations/hill-country

Hill Country CARES


Help victims of family violence and sexual assault
http://www.hccares.com

BCFS


Helping people in need…adults with disabilities, youth from foster care, low-income parents, families in crisis, minors separated from their families, orphaned children overseas, families who want to foster or adopt, victims of domestic violence, homeless young men, expectant mothers and more!
https://discoverbcfs.net/tags/kerrville-transition-center

CDC