Trauma Surge

Region 1’s Level One Trauma Centers, Legacy Emanuel and OHSU, have collaborated in partnership with the NW Oregon Health Preparedness Organization to provide these resources to partners to support them in caring for trauma patients when the Level 1 centers are closed and cannot take any more patients.

Regional Trauma Surge Plan

Trauma Surge Plan-HPO compress part 1 (1-39)

Trauma Surge Plan-HPO compress part 2 (40-end)

Supporting information:

Training Courses:

  • Disaster Management and Emergency Preparedness:  Created by American College of Surgeons and taught by Legacy Emanuel, contact Theresa Easton for course locations and dates (
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support: Provided by American College of Surgeons; search course listings here.

Training Video: