A Level III Trauma Center
We provide 24-hour emergency services that meet the needs of acutely ill patients of all ages. Expert trauma surgeons and other physicians, nurses, case managers, and technologists dedicated to trauma care stand ready 24 hours a day to provide our community with top care for the critically injured.
We offer experienced trauma response and continuum of care for a variety of conditions, including broken bones, head trauma and any other injuries.
Trauma can be a life-changing event, but with excellent care, we can help our patients move forward. We personalize a treatment plan for each of our patients, working with them, their family and the team of doctors who will take over their care.
Refer a patient
Call DocLine at 1-844-285-4555
UCHealth’s DocLine is staffed with registered nurses who are available 24/7 to assist and facilitate all phases of transfer and consultation, including physician-to-physician contact, registration, bed assignment, facilitation of patient transport, and RN-to-RN reporting.
As a Level III Trauma Center, we serve our local community through our ability to manage patients sustaining mild to moderate injury. Critically injured patients are stabilized then may be transferred to tertiary trauma centers or other specialty centers such as pediatric or burn centers.
- Assessment and stabilization.
- Available medications and procedures.
- Care by board-certified physicians and emergency-credentialed nurses.
- Comprehensive, advanced radiology and lab diagnostics.
- Trauma surgery, including neurosurgery capability.
- Emphasis on patient safety and comfort.
- Patient education and discharge planning.
- Hospital admission or transfer, as appropriate.
Patients and family
Injury prevention and outreach
Stop the Bleed. Stop the Bleed™ train the trainer and layperson training, part of a national campaign to enhance survivability due to life-threatening hemorrhage. Contact Valorie Peaslee, Trauma program manager, for more information.
PARTY program. Prevent Alcohol and Risk-Related Trauma in Youth (PARTY) Program™ provides young people with information about traumatic injury that will enable them to recognize potential injury producing situations, make safer choices, and adopt behaviors that reduce risk. Visit this page to find out more.
Stepping On. The Stepping On™ program is a multi-faceted falls prevention program that empowers older adults to carry out health behaviors that reduce their risk of falls. Visit this page to find out more.