This May we recognize nurses and EMS professionals. Their positive contribution to medicine is immeasurable. Their role in keeping our community well cannot be overstated. We also celebrate the trauma service line that delivers care under the toughest circumstances. It's a reminder that together we can promote a safer community through education and prevention.

The Heart of Texas RAC also recognizes Stroke Awareness this month. As one of the leading causes of death in this country, it is important to educate ourselves on signs and symptoms of stroke, as well as what to do if a stroke is suspected.


To reduce death/disability related to acute illness and injury by providing infrastructure and leadership necessary to sustain an inclusive acute care, trauma, emergency medical, and disaster system in all phases within our Trauma Service Area.

To be a lead Regional Advisory Council in the State of Texas that achieves improved quality of life by reducing morbidity/mortality for emergency healthcare conditions within our Trauma Service Area.