Current Issues – Minnesota Department of Health

Current Issues

The trauma system would like to keep stakeholders informed about issues recently acted upon or currently being considered for action by the State Trauma Advisory Council (STAC). When considering an issue, the STAC contemplates its effect on the entire statewide system in addition to the local system(s).

May 2020 Commissioner Malcolm Extends Trauma Hospital Designations One Year
April 2020 Level 3 & 4 Trauma Hospital Designation Criteria Temporarily Modified
March 2020 Trauma System Announces Operational Changes During Pandemic (PDF)
December 2019 Level 4 Trauma Hospital Designation Criteria Modified