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Mary beth bowns excellence in trauma care award

Please submit your nomination using the online nomination form link on the bottom of this page.

The purpose of the Mary Beth Bowns Excellence in Trauma Care Award is to reward an individual or organization in the State of Georgia for their outstanding delivery of care to a critically injured patient(s). Named in honor of Mary Beth Bowns, the recipient should exhibit excellence in the delivery of care to the trauma patient and / or effected positive change in the trauma care system. 


Along with the online nomination form, please include a nomination statement that describes in narrative form why you believe the nominated individual (health professional, public official, volunteer) should receive the Mary Beth Bowns Excellence in Trauma Care Award. This should be no more than two (2) type written pages. Maximum of 2 recipients, individual, crew or service will be awarded.

Consideration should be given to the following criteria:

  • outstanding assessment, treatment and transportation of the critically injured patient
  • demonstrated leadership and personal commitment to the achievement of excellence in the overall system of trauma care
  • nominee’s role in causing trauma care in his/her community or region to be improved, expanded, or otherwise enhanced
  • nominee’s efforts or involvement in activities to strengthen public awareness and support of the trauma care system.


Submission of supporting documentation is encouraged. Examples would include EMS trip reports, commendations, public education, etc. All narrative information and documentation is to be uploaded to the nomination form. 

Information needed on nomination form:

  • Nominee Contact Information
  • Statement of why they are being nominated (no more than 2 pages)
  • Supporting documentation if applicable
  • Photo of nominee

The mission of the Georgia Emergency Medical Services Association is to advocate for the emergency medical provider, develop educational programs, liaison activities, provider benefit programs, and improvements to the Emergency Medical Service System in Georgia.

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