Trauma Centers: How They Impact the Community

By Craig Cook, MD
Trauma Centers play a critical role in keeping communities safe

You’re driving to work one day when suddenly a car runs a red light and hits your vehicle. You are hurt, but you don’t know how badly. Someone calls 911 and the ambulance arrives. Where should they take you? Will any hospital be fine or do you need a trauma center? Does it make a difference?

Tips to Prevent Injuries from Fireworks this July

By Kristen Gooch, RN, MPH
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July is synonymous with fireworks and fun. In Utah, there are two opportunities to enjoy the "rocket's red glare" with the Fourth and 24th of July holidays. During these exciting times, it is crucial to practice firework safety in order to protect, not only yourself, but your family and friends as well.