Florida TQIP

The Florida Committee on Trauma is leading the development of a Florida collaborative to improve the quality of care for trauma patients in Florida and link the trauma community to the Florida Trauma System Advisory Council.

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The Florida Chapter, ACS would like to invite you to become a member of the Florida Committee on Trauma! It's your membership that will continue to let the Committee on Trauma focus on important issues facing Florida trauma centers.

With your Florida Committee on Trauma membership, you will receive outstanding member benefits such as E-News, our monthly email which features articles on current topics, legislative alerts, and event information.

ATLS Instructor Educator Request

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News

FCOT/AFTC Partner on COVID-19 Trauma Care Resolution
Sep 17, 2020
The Florida Committee on Trauma (FCOT) and Association of Florida Trauma Coordinators (AFTC), representing the clinical leadership and clinicians of Florida's Trauma Centers, remain steadfast in the importance... more


Florida DOH Attestation of Trauma-Related GME
Aug 03, 2020
The Florida Department of Health is statutorily required to prepare an analysis of the Florida Trauma System by August 31, 2020, and every three years thereafter. As part of the analysis, the Department must... more


ATLS Flexibility During COVID-19
May 19, 2020
The Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS©) Course sponsored by the Committee on Trauma of the American College of Surgeons recognizes the challenges to training during COVID-19 and proposed flexibility with... more


Florida TQIP Collaborative - Your Help is Needed
Apr 12, 2018
As presented at the April 6, 2018 Florida Committee on Trauma (FCOT) Business Meeting, the FCOT is developing a Florida TQIP Collaborative. Andy Kerwin, MD, FACS, FCOT Vice-Chair, is leading the project and... more


Stop the Bleed

Stop the Bleed is an initiative of the American College of Surgeons and the Hartford Consensus and contains diagrams, news, videos, and other resources contributed by a variety of other private and nonprofit partners to help prepare you in the event you are witness to an unspeakable event.

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Stay up to date on FCOT’s latest initiatives with our digital newsletter. Here you will find a message from our president, information on upcoming events, and more!

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