Emergency Response Network Board

Name Emergency Response Network Board
Contact Person Paige Hargrove - Executive Director
Mailing Address 14141 Airline Highway
Building 1, Suite B
Baton Rouge, LA 70817
Phone Number 225-756-3440
Fax Number 225-756-3429
Board Email Paige.Hargrove@la.gov
Website www.lern.la.gov
Legal Authority La. R.S. 40:2841-2846
Year Created 2004
Organizational Placement Department of Health and Hospitals
Purpose/Function The mission of the Louisiana Emergency Response Network is to defend the public health, safety, and welfare by protecting the people of the State of Louisiana against unnecessary deaths and morbidity due to trauma and time-sensitive illness.
Number of Entity Members: Number Authorized: 28
Number Currently Serving: 26
Number of Entity Meetings: Actual number in prior year: 5
Estimated number in current year: 5
The Entity is:
Active   Inactive   Not fully organized   Disbanded   Never fully organized
Do members receive per diem, salaries, and/or travel expense reimbursements?
Yes   No
Excluding member per diem, salaries, and travel expense reimbursements, does the entity receive or expend funds?
Yes   No
Entity Member Per Diem:
  Amount Authorized: $0      per meeting   per meeting day   per day spent on board business   None

Total entity member per diem:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Salaries:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Travel Expense Reimbursement:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Number and Type of Authorized Employee Positions:
Classified: 5
Unclassified: 2
Part-time: 0
Entity Fiscal Year End:
4/30         7/31         10/31         Other (identify date)
6/30         9/30         12/31         None
Participation in State Employee Benefit Programs:
    Employees:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs

    Members:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs
A state agency provides: (Check all that apply and identify the state agency)
Per Diem Payments          State Agency:
Travel Reimbursements    State Agency:
Other (explain)    State Agency:
Is this entity a budget unit or included within a budget unit of the State of Louisiana as defined by LSA-R.S. 39:2?
   Yes    No
  If yes, identify the budget unit and the budget schedule number below:
  Budget Unit Name:
  Budget Schedule Number:
Notes The Louisiana Emergency Response Network is governed by the LERN Board. The Agency has a budget under which it must operate with guidance from the Board. The Board, itself, does not have a budget and its members are not reimbursed or paid in any way.
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