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EMS Commission 
 

 
 
 

The EMS Commission acts in an advisory capacity of the Board of Supervisors and the Director of Health Services regarding County policies, programs, and standards for emergency medical care services throughout the County.

EMS Agency Meeting Schedule 2017|
 

Bulletin Board

EMS Commission Meeting: May 17, 2017

EMS Ad Hoc Committee Meeting June 6, 2016
     *Minutes of Ad Hoc Meeting April 26, 2016 
     ** EMSC Ad Hoc Committee Report -- November 2016

EMS SC March 16, 2016 Meeting: March 16, 2016

EMS Commission Annual Report for 2015-2016

Base Hospital Advisory Committee Meeting:  April 12, 2017

Data Advisory Committee Meeting: April 12, 2017 -- Dark

Education Advisory Committee Meeting: June 21, 2017 

Provider Agency Advisory Committee Meeting: December 21, 2016

EMS Commission

EMS Commission Annual Report 2015-2016 

EMS Commission Bylaws 

Commission Ordinance

 

2017

AGENDA DATE
January January 18, 2017
March March 15, 2017
May May 17, 2017
July July 19, 2017
September September 20, 2017
November November 15, 2017

 

2016

AGENDA DATE
January January 20,2016
EMSC Ad Hoc January 19, 2016
March March 18, 2016
May May 20, 2016
EMSC Ad Hoc June 6, 2016
July July 20, 2016
September September 21, 2016
November November 16, 2016

 

 

2015

AGENDA DATE
January January 21,2015
March March 18, 2015
May May 20, 2015
July July 15, 2015
September September 16, 2015
November November 18, 2015

 

 

Note: Should you need previous Agendas and/or Minutes, contact Amelia Chavez at (562) 347-1606 or e-mail: Achavez@dhs.lacounty.gov
 

Members

Nerses Sanossian, MD 
American Heart Association/
Western States Affiliate
E-mail:  NSanossi@usc.edu
(323) 442-0049   
(718) 490-6006

 

    Marc Eckstein, M.D.
Los Angeles Co. Medical Assn.
E-mail:Marc.eckstein@lacity.org
Office: (213) 978-3741
Mobile: (213)434-0806
CAROLE A. SNYDER, RN, MSN
Emergency Nurses Association
Cal-ENA Los Angeles Chapter
E-
mail:  csnyder@pih.net
Alt:        sybil9111@aol.com
Phone: (562) 698-0811 Ext. 7684
Mobile:  (951) 313-0443
  Robert Ower, RN
Los Angeles Co. Ambulance Assn.
E-mail: rower@rsiamb.com
Mobile: (626) 484-6795
  Lydia Lam, MD.
American College of Surgeons
E-mail: Lydia.lam@med.usc.edu
Phone: (323) 409-8603
 

FF/Paramedic Paul Rodriguez  
California State Firefighters’ Assn.
E-mail: 
paulsrodriguez@gmail.com
Mobile:  (562) 244-0583

 

Lt. II Brian S. Bixler
Peace Officers Assn of L.A. Co.
E-mail: 
33308@lapd.lacity.org
Phone:  (213) 822-9081 - Mobile
            (213) 996-1300 - Office

 

 

Mr. Colin Tudor
League of CA Cities-L.A. County Chapter
Email:  CTudor@ci.claremont.ca.us
Bus.  (909) 399-5466
Mobile:  (909) 720-4940


 
  VACANT
California Chapter American College of Emergency Physicians


 
   

Erick H. Cheung, M.D 
Southern California Psychiatric Society
E-mail:  EHCheung@mednet.ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 206-5361


 
  Ellen Alkon, M.D
The Southern California PH Assn
E-mail: ealkon@ph.lacounty.gov
Or        elenalkon@cox.net
Phone: (213)989-7263 - Office
           (310) 373-2903

 

 

  Margaret Peterson, Ph.D.
Hospital Assn. of southern California
E-mail:
margaretr.peterson@dignityhealth.org
Phone: (213) 742-5778 - Office
           (818) 746-0602
 
         
  Chief Dave White
L.A. County Fire Chiefs' Assn.
E-mail:
David.White@culvercity.org
Phone: (310) 253-5900
     

 

Five Public Members - One Nominated By Each Member of the Board of Supervisors
 

Hilda L. Solis
FIRST DISTRICT
Mark Ridley-Thomas
SECOND DISTRICT
Sheila Kuehl
THIRD DISTRICT
   
VACANT Jim Lott, PsyD, MBA
E-mail: Jim@LottAdvantagecom
(213) 324-3262
John Hisserich, Dr. PH
E-mail:hisserich@sbcglobal.net
(323) 666-4622 cell
(323) 459-8948 Mob
     
Janice Hahn
FOURTH DISTRICT
Kathryn Barger
FIFITH DISTRICT
 
   

Pajmon Zarrineghbal
E-mail: 
Pzarrineghbal@pedcenter.org 
Phone:  (310) 972-9127

 

Gary Washburn
E-mail:scoopwash@hotmail.com
(818) 718-8671
(818) 259-6732 Mob
 

 

Commission Staff

CATHY CHIDESTER, BSN, MPA Executive Director
Address:
10100 Pioneer Blvd. Suite 200
Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670
(562) 347-1604
cchidester@dhs.lacounty.gov
Amelia Chavez, 
EMS Commission Liaison
Address:
10100 Pioneer Blvd. Suite 200
Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670
(562) 347-1606

achavez@dhs.lacounty.gov

 

Resources

1. Vision Zero Report