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.

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.

Trauma Center Site Surveys

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

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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

Update from the FCOT Chair – Winter/Spring 2022
Mar 03, 2022
Thank you for your support as I begin my term as Florida COT chair. There are great opportunities ahead. With everyone’s help, we’ll work together to strengthen our incredible system of Trauma Centers. A great... more

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


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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