Tag Archive for ‘trauma center verification’

David B. Hoyt, MD, FACS

Looking forward – June 2017

Dr. Hoyt describes strategies to fill gaps in trauma care discussed at the Achieving Zero Preventable Deaths conference held at the National of Institutes of Health earlier this year.

New adult trauma center on Chicago’s South Side will treat violence as a disease

A new adult trauma center in Chicago is a model for centers across the U.S. that treat patients in areas marked by high rates of violence.

Committee on Trauma introduces needs assessment tool aimed at resolving trauma center debate

This article describes the development and deployment of an ACS Needs Based Assessment of Trauma Systems tool, which measures the trauma needs of various regions across  the U.S.

ACS Trauma Program reaches milestone: 400 center verifications

The Verification, Review, and Consultation Program of the ACS Trauma Programs recently reached a milestone with the accreditation of the 400th trauma center in the U.S.


Bulletin of the American College of Surgeons
633 N. Saint Clair St.
Chicago, IL 60611


Download the Bulletin App

Apple Store
Get it on Google Play
Amazon store