In an emergency, call 911.
Trauma comes in many forms and is defined as a sudden, unexpected injury. A fall from a ladder, broken ankle in a basketball game at the gym or injuries sustained in a vehicle accident all are types of trauma that can be assessed and treated in our Emergency Department.
Trauma services at University of Minnesota Medical Center provides innovative, state-of-the-art care for adult patients in the Twin Cities and Midwest region. The American College of Surgeons verified our medical center as a Level 2 trauma center with 24/7 medical and surgical coverage to care for injured patients.
For our system’s latest trauma information and guidelines, please visit Fairview.org/trauma.