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.

In March we observe recreational vehicle safety. This means ATVs, UTVs, skateboards, scooters, and bicycles. There's so many more ways people like to have fun but one thing remains the same - safety is important. Most injuries are entirely avoidable.

March is also a great time to plan for severe weather. Severe weather threats can occur with very little warning. Know what to do in the event of inclement weather. Preparation is important before severe weather events happen.