Community Outreach & Education

UMC Trauma and Burn Service Department offers a variety of trauma and burn educational opportunities, which can be presented in-person or virtually. As the Level 1 Trauma Center for the region, UMC strives to provide the most up-to-date evidence-based practice to providers throughout the community and region. To schedule a lecture or course, complete the Education Request Form at the bottom of this page. For any questions, please call 806.761.0660.

Community Outreach & Education

Stop the Bleed Training

Uncontrolled bleeding is the number one cause of preventable deaths in trauma. In partnership with UMC EMS, Trauma Services offers a course developed by the American College of Surgeons to educate the community on how to control bleeding using hands, pressure and tourniquets. Our certified instructors have trained thousands of people, including local schools, churches, business, and more. 

Annual Trauma and Critical Care Symposium

The symposium provides the most up to date advances and best practices in trauma and critical care medicine. The conference utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to education and aims to improve patient care and outcomes. Hosted jointly by Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and UMC. 

Education Request Form

Courses:

*Registration fees will apply
◼︎Courses can only be provided at University Medical Center

Provided Lectures for CNE:

*All CNE courses offered free of charge.
Organizations will not be charged for UMC provided CNE
Please provide a minimum of 8 weeks advanced notice for scheduling

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