Halifax Health to Present Trauma STAT 2017 - Symposium Features Fundamental Concepts of Trauma Care

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (December 8, 2017) –  On December 12, Halifax Health will present Trauma STAT 2017, a comprehensive symposium featuring fundamental concepts of trauma care and scenario-based activities, all targeted to optimize the continuum of care for the severely injured patient.  The symposium will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Plaza Resort & Spa, 600 N. Atlantic Avenue, Daytona Beach.

This year’s symposium faculty is comprised of many of Halifax Health’s key trauma providers and Volusia County public safety agencies.  Topics covered will include: Shock and Trauma in Emergency Medicine; Military Lessons Come Home to Civilian Trauma Care; Need to Breathe: An Intensivist’s Approach to Airway Management; Scene Safe: Mitigating Violence in the Healthcare Setting; Traumatic Brain Injury: Agitation Management Throughout the Continuum; and We See You On Day One: Rehabilitation Therapies in Trauma Care.  

Physicians, nurses, respiratory therapists, paramedics and emergency medical technicians, radiography professionals, nutritionists and dieticians are encouraged to attend.  Continuing education credits are available.

Registration for the symposium is $80.  Registration at the door is available space permitting.  At that time, only check payment will be accepted.

For more information on Trauma STAT 2017, or to register, call 386.425.4201.

Halifax Health

Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, freestanding emergency department, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with five outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization.  Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born as early as 28 weeks.  For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.

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