From specialized diagnosis and treatment through recovery, our experts are part of a well-orchestrated team. The OhioHealth emergency and trauma team is here to provide comprehensive, high-level care at any hour of the day or night.
Our emergency and trauma care team includes highly skilled specialists with a full range of expertise. They’re supported by a network of experienced healthcare professionals. Each contributes unique skills and experience.
At each of the three OhioHealth trauma centers, we have multidisciplinary trauma response teams. They include heart, lung, orthopedic, spine and stroke specialists. Our teams also include highly skilled trauma and plastic surgeons, and many other experts. They work closely together to handle life-threatening illness and injury – from emergency care through comprehensive rehabilitation.
During your stay at OhioHealth, you will also have help from support teams, such as social services or pastoral care, if you desire it.
Professionals who may contribute to your emergency or trauma care include:
Our skilled and qualified emergency and trauma care team will provide you and your family the best care during your visit. Your multidisciplinary care team may include physicians and staff from:
An important member of the trauma care team is the trauma nurse practitioner (TNP). The TNP is responsible for ordering diagnostic studies, interpreting test results and developing and implementing patient treatment plans in collaboration with the trauma surgeons.
During your stay at OhioHealth, you will also have help from a case manager/social worker as well as pastoral care, if you desire it.