Trauma Service

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The trauma team provides specialized care for injured children in the Miami Valley region. The trauma team is available 24 hours a day to direct emergency resuscitation of the critically injured child.

Phone: 937-641-5020, director
937-641-3398, program manager

Medical Director: David P. Meagher Jr, MD

Director: Cindy Burger, RN, MS, NEA-BC

Trauma program manager: Lisa Schwing, RN

Services Available

24 hours a day, seven days a week

  • Pediatric trauma team
  • Immediate, specialized care for multisystem injured children
  • Pediatric mobile intensive care unit
  • Care for unintentional and intentional injuries including
    • motor vehicle crash
    • burn
    • fall
    • animal bite
    • assault
    • bicycle accident
    • recreational activities
    • child abuse
  • Injury prevention outreach program
  • Access to pediatric subspecialists in approximately 35 subspecialty areas
  • Trauma registry
  • Trauma nurse care course - internationally recognized trauma certification


Related to : Emergency Medicine.


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