Mount Carmel is an adult Level II Trauma Center offering patients immediate, life-saving care 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our Trauma Center is verified by the American College of Surgeons, which ensures that our program meets national standards and recognizes our ability and commitment to provide comprehensive care for critically injured patients.
Our core trauma service team consists of an attending trauma surgeon, senior surgical resident, junior surgical resident and trauma nurse practitioner. Our trauma surgeons perform a large volume of elective and acute-care surgeries and have additional experience in surgical critical care, advanced laparoscopic techniques, vascular surgery and even battlefield surgery.
This specialized in-house team of experts is available at all times and works with our emergency department physicians, neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, thoracic and vascular surgeons, ear, nose and throat surgeons, maxillofacial surgeons, and critical care intensivists, cardiologists, radiologists, hospitalists and rehabilitation specialists to provide immediate, interdisciplinary, comprehensive care.
We accept all trauma transfers to Mount Carmel with just one call to our transfer center. The trauma surgeon will accept your transfer and we will do the rest. Mount Carmel is equipped for trauma patient arrival 24 hours a day by either helicopter or ambulance.