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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Prevent BLEEDING ACT Reintroduced Today
May 17, 2023
U.S. Senators Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) and John Boozman (R-Ark.) today reintroduced the Prevent Blood Loss with Emergency Equipment Devices (BLEEDing) Act that would amend the Public Health Service Act to... more
Fall 2022 Update from the Chair
Nov 15, 2022
Peter A. Pappas, MD, FACS Chair, ACS Florida Committee on Trauma November 15, 2022 It's been an eventful year for FCOT. I want to thank all of you for your continued support of or Florida Committee on... more
May is Stop the Bleed Month
May 01, 2022
May is Stop the Bleed Month. Knowing how to control bleeding from a serious injury is essential knowledge to keep you and those around you safe. Although many aspects of daily life have been on hold for more... more
Available Now: Resources for Optimal Care of the Injured Patient (2022 Standards)
Mar 22, 2022
The American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma (ACS COT) has developed and released the seventh edition of Resources for Optimal Care of the Injured Patient (2022 Standards). The just-released... more
Business Meeting Materials - March 23, 2022
Mar 21, 2022
The next Florida Committee on Trauma Business Meeting is scheduled for March 22, 2022. Meeting Details: 8:00-9:00 AM ET: Florida TQIP Collaborative Education Meeting 9:00-10:15 AM ET: Florida Committee on... more
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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