level 1 trauma center

level 1 trauma center

Emergency care A hospital equiped to handle any level of severity of trauma, and has a trauma surgeon on-site 24/7 and an OR ready at all times for trauma cases. See Trauma center.
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Individuals with a higher ISS score are more appropriately treated at a Level 1 trauma center.
Nine of those closed hospitals with emergency rooms were in Los Angeles alone, and that doesn't count the closure of the Level 1 trauma center at Martin Luther King Jr.
Toward that end, Thomas is orchestrating a marketing campaign showcasing UMC's singular attributes--it has Nevada's only Level 1 trauma center and only burn care unit.
Ranked as a Level 1 Trauma Center as well as a Certified Primary Stroke Center, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital will now have the ability to immediately scan patients suffering from brain trauma or stroke symptoms in the emergency room.
The University Hospital offers a wide range of specialty services, including northern New JerseyeIUs only Level 1 Trauma Center (incorporating a trauma-intensive care unit and the NorthSTAR helicopter emergency and critical care transport system), the Acute Stroke Center, the New Jersey Cardiovascular Institute (NJCI), the neurosurgical intensive care unit and a special Brain Tumor Program, the Neurological Institute of New Jersey, The University Center for Bloodless Surgery and Medicine, and New JerseyeIUs first Liver Transplant Program.
purchased two DR 7500 systems for its Level 1 Trauma Center and one DR 7500 for its outpatient orthopaedic clinic.
Among the leading services at the Baroness Campus is a Level 1 Trauma Center for adults (providing the region's highest level of trauma care), an academic teaching affiliation with the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, the LIFE FORCE air ambulance program, equipped with two Bell 412 aircraft, the region's only Burn and Neuro-Ortho ICU, Emergency Heart and Stroke Center, kidney transplant program and only tertiary Level III Care Center for high-risk obstetrics.
The new systems were installed in the center's Elvis Presley Memorial Trauma Center -- the nation's third-largest Level 1 trauma center -- and will play an integral role in evaluating the center's most seriously injured patients.
As an academic medical center and the region's tertiary and Level 1 Trauma Center, Westchester Medical Center is on the leading edge of medical research and the latest advances in clinical care, serving more than 3.
Supported by the intensive medical infrastructure of a Level 1 Trauma Center, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital has a long history of excellence in orthopedics.
University Health System, in partnership with The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, is a nationally-recognized academic medical center and regional Level 1 Trauma Center for 22 South Texas counties.
UMass Memorial Medical Center, a Level 1 trauma center that is expected to see 100,000 patients annually, recently went live with Picis Ibex PulseCheck,(R) a leading emergency department information system (EDIS).