ATCEMS Association President Marquardt Addresses City Council re EMS morale and prevention program challenges

March 21st, 2014

2014 ATCEMS Association PAC Endorsements

February 17th, 2014

2014 march primary endorsements

ATCEMS Association Political Action Committee
Endorsements for March 2014 Joint Primary Election

Travis County Commissioners Court

• Andy Brown Judge
• Precinct 2: Richard Jung
• Precinct 4: Margaret Gomez

Travis County Treasurer

• Ramey Ko

Texas Governor
• Wendy Davis

Travis County Court at Law #3
• John Lipscomb

The Governor and the Texas Legislature should accept federal funds; as provided in the Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act of 2010; for the expansion of Medicaid to provide coverage to millions of uninsured and underinsured Texans.

Travis County voting info links and sample ballot

ATCEMS PAC also endorses
Senator Kirk Watson                                                       Jan Soifer
Lloyd Doggett                                                                    Velva L. Price
Donna Howard                                                                   Todd Wong
Dawnna Dukes                                                                   Karin Crump
Eddie Rodriguez                                                               Diane Henson
Elliott Naishtat                                                                 Nancy Hohengarten
Celia Israel                                                                         Randall Slagle

May 23 Austin City Council EMS inter-local

June 24th, 2013

ATCEMS Arrest save

April 8th, 2013

10k runner goes into cardiac arrest

Randy Trinkle Fund

December 2nd, 2012



Thank you Austin for supporting ATCEMS Medics!

November 21st, 2012

October 3rd, 2012


Help Austin’s Paramedics protect their jobs: Vote YES on Prop 11 this November.

When you vote YES on Prop 11, you are giving a City of Austin Uniformed Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Employees inclusion in the State of Texas Civil Service Statute §143. Both Austin Police and Austin Fire Department already have been included in prior elections by the Austin voters, and your Paramedics deserve the same protections. (more…)

October 3rd, 2012




Austin Travis County EMS Association office

austin, TX, September 20, 2012:  The Austin Travis County EMS Association endorses proposition 1 supporting Senator Watson’s initiative to establish a medical school to serve the Austin/Travis County Community and the central Texas region.


Staffing 7-3-12

July 4th, 2012

April 9th, 2012

A memorial fund has been set up for the family of slain Austin Police Officer Jaime Padron who was killed April 6, 2012 while trying to apprehend a disruptive customer at a local Austin Walmart.

The Jaime Padron Memorial Fund was established by Austin Cops for Charities to help his two daughters, Olivia age 6 and Ariana age 10 and their mother Amy with necessary family financial obligations.

To make a charitable donation via PAYPAL for the Jaime Padron Memorial Fund, please click below. For donations via check or money order, please make check/money order payable to Austin Cops for Charities and reference Jaime Padron Memorial Fund and mail to the following address:

Austin Cops for Charities
5817 Wilcab Road
Austin, Texas  78721

Funeral arrangements have been announced for fallen Senior Police Officer Jaime Padron.

Visitation is scheduled for Tuesday April 10, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Cook Walden Funeral Home. The funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Shoreline Church, with graveside police honors following. (more…)