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
Discussion of the "Orange Book"
Two Day course: November 2 & 3 from 8:00 - 5:00 each day.
Be better prepared to handle incidents in which citizens become victims of gun violence
Comprehensive trauma conference which incorporates education for all trauma providers from pre-hospital through rehab.
Full 2-day ATLS course: February 20 & 21, 2016
1/2-day ATLS Recertification Course - February 21
Full 2-day ATLS course: August 20 & 21, 2016
1/2-day ATLS Recertification Course - August 21