EMS Patient Safety Council

The EMS Patient Safety Council serves an advisory role offering insight, support, and assistance with special projects.

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Rodney Dyche, JD
PatientCare Logistics Solutions
Tyler, TX

Jennifer Fletcher, RN
Air Evac Lifeteam
O’Fallon, MO

Dr. Brian Froelke, MD
Washington University School of Medicine
Christian Hospital EMS
St. Louis, MO

Mike McEvoy, PhD, NRP, RN, CCRN
West Crescent Fire Department
Clifton Park, NY

Ruby Mehrer, RN
Lifeflight Eagle
Kansas City, MO

Taz Meyer
St. Charles County Ambulance
St. Peters, MO

Paul Misasi
Sedgwick County Emergency Medical Service
Sedgwick County, KS

Dr. John Russell
Cape County Private Ambulance
Cape Girardeau, MO

Jason Shearer
Kansas City Fire Department
Kansas City, MO

Mike Wallace
Med-Trans
Independence, MO

Jason White, MPA
Consultant
Independence, MO

Center for Patient Safety

Alex Christgen, BS, CPPS
Data Services Manager

Eunice Halverson, MA, CPPS
Patient Safety Specialist

Lee Varner, MS EMS, EMT-P, CPPS
Patient Safety Director

Kathryn Wire, JD, MBA, CPHRM, CPPS
Interim Executive Director

Shelby Cox, BS, NR EMT-P
Patient Safety Project Coordinator

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