With more than 11,000 visits per year, CHI St. Joseph’s Health Emergency Department and Level IV Trauma Center offers state-of-the-art technology to assist our expert staff of Emergency Medicine Physicians, Registered Nurses and multi-disciplinary team in evaluating, diagnosing, and treating illnesses or injuries within the scope of Level IV trauma care.
Emergency care includes:
CHI St. Joseph’s Health Emergency Department participates in
Minnesota’s statewide trauma system. We have met the standards and
commitments, equipment resources, and staff training to receive the
Level IV Trauma Center designation.
Trauma patients are treated following approved protocols consistent from hospital to hospital throughout the state.
Being part of a statewide trauma system ensures that severely injured people are promptly transported and treated at trauma hospitals appropriate to the severity of their injuries. The goal is to match the needs of the patient with the resources of the facility as quickly as possible. Based on specific criteria and system support, patients can be treated at CHI St. Joseph’s Health and, when necessary, patients who require greater resources are stabilized and transferred elsewhere.
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