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Trauma System

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FLORIDA'S TRAUMA SYSTEM 

FLORIDA'S TRAUMA SYSTEM

The department is working with trauma professionals, hospitals, and communities to develop a trauma system that is inclusive, sustainable, and integrated for safe, effective, and efficient care of injured patients in Florida.

Key Trauma System Information

American College of Surgeons Recommendations (May 2013)
Florida Trauma System Consultative Report provides a systematic review of the trauma system

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration-EMS (NHTSA) (November 2013)

State Trauma System Plan (January 2016)

Trauma Service Area Assessment (January 6, 2016)

Trauma System Locations - An overview of our trauma centers and acute care hospitals locations within the state of Florida.

Map to Trauma Centers & Acute Care Hospitals

       List of trauma centers names, levels and counties

The Florida Trauma Registry supports the trauma centers' required activities, including performance improvement, outcomes research and resource use, as well as providing the state public health system with the necessary data for statewide planning and injury prevention initiatives.

Trauma Registry

Statutes and Rules

Public Notices

Public Notice: Provisional Trauma Center document

Notification of Verification of level II Trauma Centers

Rule Workshop and Hearings

64J-2 Rule Workshop Transcript, Orlando, FL, July 11, 2016

Notice 64J-2 Rule Workshop Agenda, Orlando, FL July 11, 2016

Notice 64J-2 Rule Workshop, Orlando, FL July 11, 2016

64J-2 Rule Workshop Transcript, West Palm Beach, FL June 28, 2016

Notice 64J-2 Rule Workshop, West Palm Beach, FL June 28, 2016

64J-2 Rule Workshop Transcript, Tallahassee, FL June 21, 2016

Notice 64J-2 Rule Workshop, Tallahassee, FL June 21, 2016

Trauma Chapter 64J-2 Rule Workshop Agenda, Tallahassee, FL June 21, 2016

Trauma Chapter 64J-2 Rule Hearing Agenda, March 10, 2016

Trauma Chapter 64J-2 Rule Hearing Agenda

Florida Acute Care Trauma Registry Manual 2016

Florida Trauma Registry Manual Data Dictionary 2016

Click on the link below for more details and to access the Florida Administrative Registrar Notice

http://www.FLRules.org/gateway/View_Notice.asp?id=16634547

August 12, 2015 Rule Workshop Minutes

August 12, 2015 Rule Workshop Agenda

The Trauma rule workshop was held on May 27, 2015. A recording of the workshop is available below.

64J-2 Rule Workshop Recording (zip)

64J-2 Rule Workshop Minutes 5-27-15

Post-Workshop Written Comment Submissions

The Emergency Medical Services (EMS) rule workshop was held on May 28, 2015. A recording of the workshop is available below.

64J-1 Rule Workshop Recording (zip)

 To listen to this recording you need one of the following web browsers: Chrome 32, Firefox 26, Internet Explorer 9 or Safari6.

64J-2 Rule Workshop Agenda 5-27-15

64J-2 001 Proposed Rule Language 5-15-2015 (subject to revision)

64J-2 004 Proposed Rule Language 5-15-2015 (subject to revision)

64J-2 005 Proposed Rule Language 5-15-2015 (subject to revision)

64J-2 006 Proposed Rule Language 5-15-2015 (subject to revision)

64J-2 007 Proposed Rule Language 5-15-2015 (subject to revision)

64J-2 008 Proposed Rule Language 5-15-2015 (subject to revision)

64J-2 009 Proposed Rule Language 5-15-2015 (subject to revision)

64J-2 010 Proposed Rule Language 5-15-2015 (subject to revision)

64J-2 011 Proposed Rule Language 5-15-2015 (subject to revision)

64J-2 012 Proposed Rule Language 5-15-2015 (subject to revision)

64J-2 013 Proposed Rule Language 5-15-2015 (subject to revision)

64J-2 016 Proposed Rule Language 5-15-2015 (subject to revision)

64J-2 019 Proposed Rule Language 5-15-2015 (subject to revision)

64J-2 020 Proposed Rule Language 5-15-2015 (subject to revision)

Chapter 395, Part II, Florida Statutes

Chapter 64J-2 Florida Administrative Code

Public Notices

Reports and Publications provide reports, resources, and trauma center standards.

Trauma Center Standards (Pamphlet 150-9)
Level I, Level II and Pediatric Trauma Centers

Trauma System Forms

Letter of Intent

Do Not Resuscitate Order  (Multilingual) Important! In order to be legally valid this form MUST be printed on yellow paper prior to being completed. EMS and medical personnel are only required to honor the form if it is printed on yellow paper.


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