Deaconess Regional Trauma Center
In medicine, few situations are as complex or foreboding as the initial management of a multiply injured patient. Deaconess Regional Trauma Center provides comprehensive provides comprehensive trauma care across the continuum including: pre-hospital care, a state of the art emergency department, 24-hour OR availability, a surgical 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 first center in Indiana to earn both recognitions. The successful outcome of a seriously injured patient is determined by the precision of the diagnosis and treatment.
Deaconess demonstrates 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) as a level II Trauma Center and is state designated by the Illinois Department of Public Health as a Level II Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center.