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Workgroups

Workshops, Best Practices and Subcommittees

 

Education and Outreach Workgroup 

Meets via conference call the first Monday of the month at 2 p.m. This workgroup reports to the Steering Committee.

 

Grants Workgroup

This workgroup reports to the Finance Committee.

 

Interoperability Workgroup

Meets the first Thursday of the month from 10-11:30 a.m. This workgroup reports to the Interoperable Communications Committee.

  

EMS and Hospital Communications Subcommittee

Meets the third Friday of even-numbered months. For more information or meeting locations, contact Paul McIntyre at McIntyre.Paul@mayo.edu The subcommittee reports to the Interoperable Communications Committee.

 

IPAWS Infrastructure Subcommittee

This subcommittee reports to the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System Committee. It researchs and provides guidance for the technical capabilities and limitations of the alert system and standards for equipment and technologies being used. 

IPAWS Policy Subcommittee

This subcommittee reports to the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System Committee. It defines alert activation protocols and response recommendations for alerts transmitted via Wireless Emergency Alerts and the Emergency Alert System.  

 

NG911 Standards and Best Practices Workgroup

The workgroup develops a consistent and predictable methodology for managing 911 calls across Minnesota's 104 PSAPs. As Minnesota migrates to an end state next generation 911, interoperability between all PSAPs increases and a standardized approach to managing 911 calls becomes essential.

 

NG911 GIS Subcommittee 

The NG 911 GIS Subcommittee reports to the NG911 Committee and meets on the second Thursday of each month from 2-3 p.m.

 

ARMER Standards Workgroup

This workgroup reports to the Operations and Technical Committee. It meets every Monday from 9-11:30 a.m. via conference call. For more information, go to the ARMER Standards page.   

Fire Best Practices Workgroup

Meets as needed. Read the Fire Best Practices Guide here.

Dispatchers Best Practices Workgroup

Meets as needed. Read the Best Practices Guide here.

Law Enforcement Best Practices Workgroup

Meets as needed. 

Emergency Managers/Public Health Best Practices Workgroup

Meets as needed.
 

Public Works Best Practices Workgroup 

Meets as needed. Read the Public Works Best Practices Guide here.