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OREGON HEALTH AUTHORITY,
PUBLIC HEALTH DIVISION

 

DIVISION 205

TRAUMA SYSTEM HOSPITAL IDENTIFICATION IN TRAUMA AREA # 1

333-205-0000

Purpose

These rules establish standards for the approval and designation of Level I trauma system hospitals in Trauma Area #1. These rules establish standards in addition to OAR 333-200-0000 through 333-200-0295. For all standards addressed in both OAR 333-200-0000 through 333-200-0295 and 333-205-0000 through 333-205-0050, the rules contained in OAR 333-205-0000 through 333-205-0050 shall apply.

Stat. Auth: ORS 431.611
Stats. Implemented: ORS 431.575 – 431.635
Hist.: HD 6-1987, f. & ef. 6-26-87; PH 27-2015, f. 12-8-15, cert. ef. 1-1-16

333-205-0010

Designation

(1) The designation method of selecting Level I trauma system hospitals shall be implemented in accordance with the provisions of OAR 333-200-0090(1) and (4), 333-200-0235, and 333-200-0245.

(2) Written notification of the trauma system hospital designation shall be provided to the applicant by the Division. An applicant shall have 30 days from the receipt of notification of non-designation to file a request with the Division for reconsideration.

Stat. Auth: ORS 431.611
Stats. Implemented: ORS 431.609, 431.611 & 431.627
Hist.: HD 6-1987, f. & ef. 6-26-87; PH 27-2015, f. 12-8-15, cert. ef. 1-1-16

333-205-0020

Hospital Resource Criteria

Trauma system hospitals shall meet or exceed the standards for Hospital Resources as set forth in OAR 333-200-0090, Exhibit 4.

[ED. NOTE: Exhibits referenced are not included in rule text. Click here for PDF copy of exhibit(s).]

Stat. Auth: ORS 431.611
Stats. Implemented: ORS 431.609, 431.611 & 431.627
Hist.: HD 6-1987, f. & ef. 6-26-87; HD 7-1995, f. & cert. ef. 11-6-95; PH 27-2015, f. 12-8-15, cert. ef. 1-1-16

333-205-0040

Number of Facilities

(1) The Division shall designate a sufficient number of Level I trauma system hospitals to assure resources within ATAB 1 are routinely available to treat at least four major trauma patients within a 90-minute time period. Major trauma means serious injury caused by external forces which results in death or an injury severity score of 16 or greater, a three day hospital length of stay, or requires intensive care admission or major surgical procedure within six hours of hospital admission.

(2) The Division shall designate a maximum of two Level I hospitals and shall not designate any Level III or Level IV hospitals in Clackamas, Multnomah and Washington Counties.

Stat. Auth: ORS 431.611
Stats. Implemented: ORS 431.609, 431.611 & 431.627
Hist.: HD 6-1987, f. & ef. 6-26-87; HD 9-1993, f. 6-22-93, cert. ef. 7-1-93; HD 7-1995, f. & cert. ef. 11-6-95; OHD 6-2000, f. & cert. ef. 5-4-00; PH 27-2015, f. 12-8-15, cert. ef. 1-1-16

333-205-0050

Hospital Designation Criteria

(1) The Division shall utilize criteria as set forth in OAR 333-200-0090(4) and may, in addition, utilize the following criteria for selecting trauma system hospitals:

(a) Locations of major trauma incidents; and

(b) Geographical barriers which impede air or ground transportation.

(2) The Division shall consider the information contained in Resources for Optimal Care of the Injured Patient: Committee on Trauma American College of Surgeons, 2014, when interpreting the standards for the purpose of designating trauma system hospitals. This publication is not adopted as part of these rules.

[Publications: Publications referenced are available from the agency.]

Stat. Auth: ORS 431.611
Stats. Implemented: ORS 431.609, 431.611 & 431.627
Hist.: HD 6-1987, f. & ef. 6-26-87; HD 8-1988, f. & cert. ef. 4-28-88; HD 9-1993, f. 6-22-93, cert. ef. 7-1-93; HD 7-1995, f. & cert. ef. 11-6-95; OHD 6-2000, f. & cert. ef. 5-4-00; PH 27-2015, f. 12-8-15, cert. ef. 1-1-16

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