Trauma for Professionals
Physicians and nurses working in the trauma field, including information on how to transfer a patient to our trauma center.
The DHMC Trauma Program:
- Provides information on transfering patients for providers in the field
- Coordinates activities of physicians, nurses, and emergency medical services
- Monitors outcomes for continual improvement in quality of care
- Maintains a database of trauma care at DHMC
We depend on collaboration with outside hospitals to improve trauma care. We sponsor the continuing education of trauma professionals and provide leadership in prevention and public education. We are committed to providing the very best trauma care through a comprehensive performance improvement program and with an organized research effort to help direct new innovations in trauma care.