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Responsibilities

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  • Coordinate patient transfer activities to all licensed acute care hospitals operated by Health Services.
  • Coordination and support of multiple casualty incidents.
  • Coordinate of hyperbaric chamber team response and scuba diving incidents.
  • Coordinate placement of burn patients.
  • Coordinate trauma center destination for critically injured patients requiring helicopter transport from areas in Los Angeles County without a designated trauma center.
  • Coordinate interfacility helicopter transfers requiring use of public EMS providers.
  • Management of the Hospital Emergency Administrative Radio (HEAR) and Rapid Emergency Digital Data Interface Network (ReddiNet).
  • Monitoring and document hospital diversion requests.
  • Activation and management of the Health Services Department Operations Center (DOC)