August means that school is right around the corner. It's a great time to recognize a number of safety topics related to starting the new school year right. This includes raising concussion awareness, learning about bus safety, and trying to reduce the risk of sports injuries.


And since our Texas summer is still in full swing. It's important to remember how to stay safe in this heat.                                                                                                        

Your efforts can help to save your own life or the life of someone you love.


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.