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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FCOT Chair Remarks to FTSAC - January 2022
Mar 03, 2022
On January 18, 2022, FCOT Chair, Peter A. Pappas, MD, FACS, addressed the Florida Trauma System Advisory Council. Dr. Pappas' comments can be read below: Distinguished members of the Florida Trauma System... more

Florida Collaborative at 2020 TQIP Annual Meeting
Nov 30, 2020
    The Florida Collaborative will meet Monday, December 7, 2020 from 3:00-4:00 PM CT during the 2020 TQIP Annual Meeting. Be sure to add the meeting to your calendar and use the following link to access the... more

FCOT/AFTC Partner on COVID-19 Trauma Care Resolution
Sep 29, 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


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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