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The City of Portland, Oregon

Regional Disaster Preparedness Organization

Unified. Prepared. Resilient.

Phone: 503-823-5386

FAX: 503-823-3903

Trauma Surge Planning

Trauma Surge Plan and training helps prepare non-trauma hospitals for receiving and holding trauma patients in the event of a mass trauma that overwhelms the normal day-to-day trauma system operations. Work includes: 1) Design, development, maintenance of a website designated for medical surge resources; 2) Training on American College of Surgeons (ACS) and Disaster Management & Emergency Preparedness (DMEP) coursework; 3) Delivery of Trauma Surge Plan and video to regional hospitals; 4) Delivery of Trauma Surge Plan and video to hospitals throughout the State of Oregon.