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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Become a member of the Florida Committee on Trauma today! It's your membership that will continue to let the Committee on Trauma focus on important issues facing Florida trauma centers.

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Trauma Center Site Surveys

FCOT can help you prepare for your ACS trauma center verification site survey.

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Brain & Spinal Cord Injury Program
Dec 04, 2023
The Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Program (BSCIP) is administered by the Florida Department of Health (DOH). The BSCIP's purpose is to provide all eligible residents who sustain a traumatic brain or spinal cord... more

ACS COT Education Committee Update
Oct 23, 2023
The American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma has released a summary of trauma education at the 2023 ACS Clinical Congress. Be sure to read this important update. Download Now        

New: Draft FL Trauma Standards for Review
Oct 04, 2023
Proposed Draft Trauma Standards, October 2023 Download Now This is draft language with edits, pending further comment. Thank you all for your continued support of FCOT and your hard work day and night on... more

General Surgery Privileges for Trauma Surgeons at Florida Trauma Centers
Jul 24, 2023
General Surgery Privileges for Trauma Surgeons at Florida Trauma Centers The Florida Committee on Trauma (FCOT) advocates for optimal care of trauma patients. The core of trauma care in any trauma center is a... more

Review the Draft Florida Trauma Standards on July 5, 2023
Jun 22, 2023
The Florida Trauma System Advisory Council (FTSAC) will host its next Commons Hour on July 5, 2023 from 3:00-4:00 PM ET. During the meeting, the group will be working on the draft Florida Trauma Center... 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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