The Mission of the North Central Texas Trauma Regional Advisory Council is to promote and coordinate a system of quality trauma, acute, and emergency healthcare and preparedness in North Central Texas.
Our Vision is to be recognized as a leader for promoting quality trauma and emergency healthcare and preparedness.
We prepare through research, education, injury and illness prevention, and emergency management.
We support through protocol development, resources, communications, and advocacy.
We respond to the needs of the emergency healthcare community, partners,and the State of Texas.
Texas EMS Granbury
Director, Trauma Services & EMS
Medical City Plano
Trauma Program Manager
Baylor University Medical Center
VP Finance / CFO
Texas Health Resources
Hendrik J. (Rick) Antonisse
North Central Texas Trauma Regional Advisory Council (NCTTRAC)
What is NCTTRAC?
NCTTRAC is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and is the RAC administrator for Trauma Service Area (TSA) E.
TSA-E covers 19 counties including Collin, Cooke, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, Erath, Fannin, Grayson, Hood, Hunt, Johnson, Kaufman, Navarro, Palo Pinto, Parker, Rockwall, Somervell, Tarrant, and Wise.
TSA-E is the largest Trauma Service Area in the state, serving a population greater than 26% of the population of Texas. That is approximately 2% of the population of the United States.
NCTTRAC also includes service to the TSA-C and TSA-D regional area starting July 1, 2017.
TSA-C comprises 10 counties, including: Archer, Baylor, Clay, Foard, Hardeman, Jack, Montague, Wichita, Wilbarger, and Young.
TSA-D comprises 16 counties, including: Brown, Callahan, Coleman, Comanche, Eastland, Fisher, Haskell, Jones, Knox, Mitchell, Nolan, Shackelford, Stephens, Stonewall, Taylor, and Throckmorton.
NCTTRAC is funded by federal, state and local grants, membership dues/fees and private donations.
Does NCTTRAC have promotional items?
Absolutely! If your organization has an upcoming conference, seminar, or other event, contact NCTTRAC Administration at email@example.com to inquire about available NCTTRAC giveaway and promotional items.
Hospital Preparedness Program
Emergency and Acute Healthcare Systems
What is the NCTTRAC?
NCTTRAC is an organization designed to facilitate the development, implementation, and operation of a comprehensive trauma care system based on accepted standards of care to decrease morbidity and mortality.
Who can become a member of NCTTRAC?
NCTTRAC membership is open to hospitals and medical facilities, ground and air EMS Providers, First Responder Organizations, schools and colleges, physician’s groups, professional associations and organizations related to trauma, acute, and emergency healthcare systems.
What are the different NCTTRAC Crisis Applications?
EMResource is a day-to-day crisis application tool utilized along with NEDOCS (National ED Overcrowding Score) for daily ED status and capabilities of hospitals and EMS assets. EMResource is also currently used for important regional notifications. It serves as a status interface among regional air medical organizations and their individual Computer Aided Dispatch systems. read more…
WebEOC is a web-enabled, user-friendly and locally-configurable incident and event management system. With access to the Internet, authorized emergency managers and first responders, regardless of location, can enter and view incident information in WebEOC status boards. NCTTRAC uses WebEOC to collaborate through situational awareness and a common operating picture with regional and state partners. read more…
How do I request NCTTRAC resources?
Requests should come through local jurisdictions, as appropriate for you locality. The NCTTRAC is collocated on the same tier as the DDC . Requests for regional RAC assets, to include EMTF assets, are made using the STAR Form (ICS 213RR).
Who can activate the EMCC?
The Executive Director or designee, officials representing state emergency management of TDEM or DSHS, HSR 2/3, senior elected city/county officials, hospitals, EMS agencies, and local public health..
NCTTRAC Support Site: support.ncttrac.org
NCTTRAC Support Line (M-F 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.): (817) 607-7055