University Hospital and the American Family Children's Hospital are designated Level One Trauma Centers by the American College of Surgeons. We see more than 1,500 trauma patients each year and coordinate our care to each individual to ensure each patient's full physical and psychological recovery.
At our Level One Trauma Center, teams of professionals provide considerate, compassionate care and utilize state-of-the-art, life-saving expertise and technologies to ensure the best possible outcomes for our patients.
Our practitioners range from specialized surgeons and nurses to Med Flight physicians, flight nurses and pilots who are dispatched to provide the most advanced emergency care possible while transporting a patient. We perform necessary research to discover new treatments that improve our patient's lives.