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Adult trauma services

Adult trauma services provide support for all patients who meet the criteria of traumatic injury. We have been designated since 1980 as a Level I trauma center. We recently were as a verified Level I trauma center with pediatric commitment by the American College of Surgeons. Our average number of trauma admissions is approximately 1,790 per year.

Level I trauma adult center resources:

  • Trauma attending emergency department response
  • Trauma resident (PG-4/PG-5) on site 24 hours a day
  • Neuro-surgical resident on site 24 hours a day
  • Neuro/trauma intermediate/acute care unit
  • Organ procurement program
  • Surgery/trauma intensive care unit with intensivist
  • Burn transfer agreement with SBCMC-Burn Center
  • Formal trauma research program
  • Inpatient rehabilitation
  • Teen outreach - Youth Alternative Solutions Program
  • Cardiac/thoracic surgery
  • Operating suites open 24 hours a day
  • Adult trauma support service
  • Hand and microvascular surgery for reimplantation
  • Stroke Center