It is the mission of the Southwest Regional Emergency and Trauma Advisory Council (SWRETAC) to maintain, improve and expand quality regional EMTS (emergency medical and trauma services) system development in Southwest Colorado

SWRETAC's vision is to develop a collaborative, comprehensive and efficient Emergency Medical and Trauma System for the region that will seek to reduce preventable mortality and morbidity by engaging regional stakeholders.

If you do not find what you are looking for please feel free to contact us at swretac@gmail.com  


(970) 764-4049

Our mailing address is: 

PO Box 1841

Durango, CO 81302


SWRETAC would like to Thank ALL of the EMS providers that have dedicated and sacrificed in so many ways to serve the community.
Thank you, for all you do! 

We have come a long way~

Happy EMS Week
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  SWRETAC Drive Safe Grant Coordinator - Contractor Position posted. 
This contract position is posted for May- September 2016 to manage and coordinate our young driver prevention program under a CDOT grant for SWRETAC.  Second year program pending (Oct. 2016) and may have opportunity to continuation of contract, depending on performance in year one grant program.  Please see attached Job description and Scope of Services.  If interested in applying for this contract position, please contact swretac@gmail.com

SWRETAC Board Council position vacancies
  • Aeromedical representative- Voting  ** Changed titles
  • EMS/OEM Management- Voting
  • La Plata County EMS/ Fire Representative- Voting
  • Consumer or Medical Representative- Voting
  • Regional Communications representative- Voting *** New position
  • Public Health (Rep for Montezuma, Dolores, Ute Mtn Ute)- Ad Hoc non- voting ** new position
Next appointment elections will be at the Quarterly scheduled June 8th, 2016 Board Council meeting
If interested, please see attached Board council membership application & letter & review the SWRETAC orientation (all below attached documents)
Please also contact: swretac@gmail.com

*** Please check out the SWRETAC Fall Prevention PSA video below ***
contact swretac@gmail.com for more information

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