Deaconess Regional Trauma Center
Deaconess Hospital provides comprehensive trauma care across the continuum - including pre-hospital care, state of the art Emergency Department treatment, trauma OR availability 24 hours a day, surgical cardiac trauma ICU, pediatric trauma ICU, and Rehabilitation services.
Level II Trauma Center
Deaconess Hospital is nationally verified and state designated as a Level II Trauma Center -- the only center in Indiana to earn both recognitions.To achieve these designations, Deaconess has demonstrated its high trauma care standards by meeting strict guidelines regarding care of the seriously injured. This process includes a well-coordinated trauma team, continuous quality improvement efforts, a medical review process, a trauma registry, medical staff, regional EMS providers and administrative staff support.
Deaconess is nationally verified by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and is state designated by the Illinois Department of Public Health as a Level II Trauma Center. Deaconess has also been ACS verified since 2004 and Illinois designated since 2003.
Trauma Professional Events
Community education forum open to anyone interested in learning more.
Two Day course: July 27 & 28 from 8:00 - 5:00 each day.
2-day course scheduled for August 8 & 9, 2015
Full 2-day ATLS course: August 8 & 9
1/2-day ATLS Recertification Course
Emergency Medicine Symposium provides rapid-fire education on a variety of topics related to the practice of emergency medicine.
Two Day course: November 2 & 3 from 8:00 - 5:00 each day.
Comprehensive trauma conference which incorporates education for all trauma providers from pre-hospital through rehab.