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Abrazo Health Announces New Trauma Medical Director

by in Business News | Healthcare

Abrazo Health, the second largest health care delivery system in Arizona, has announced Dr. Christopher Salvino as West Valley Hospital’s new Trauma Medical Director. Dr. Salvino is an accomplished trauma surgeon with experience in leading American College of Surgeons (ACS)-verified trauma centers. As Trauma Medical Director (TMD), Dr. Salvino will be responsible for the development… Read More →

Arizona’s Life-Saving Trauma Units Take Hours Of Hard Work And Planning

Arizona Ambulance - AZ Business Magazine Mar/Apr 2011

When Disaster Strikes The mass shooting in Tucson on Jan. 8 that left six people dead and Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Tucson) and 12 others wounded outside a Safeway grocery store dramatically demonstrated the responsiveness of our state’s emergency trauma system. The fact that Giffords and the other victims were transported within minutes to University Medical… Read More →