Medical
7:03 pm
Tue February 11, 2014

OSF receives high Trauma Center designation

The OSF Saint Francis Medical Center’s Emergency Department has received a Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center designation.  OSF says it’s the first such state-designation in downstate Illinois.   

Level one Trauma Centers must meet state requirements for staff and equipment.  That includes requirements for surgical, laboratory and in-house services.