Southern Minnesota Regional Trauma Advisory Committee



Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) is a 2 day course offered through the American College of Surgeons to provide its participants with a safe and reliable method for the immediate treatment of injured patients and basic knowledge of assessment, resuscitation and stabilization, recognition and arrangement of patient necessitating transfer to tertiary care center.



Advanced Trauma care for Nurses (ATCN) is a 2 day course offered through the Society of Trauma Nurses Association.  ATCN is an advanced course designed for the registered nurse interested in increasing his/her knowledge in management of the mutiple trauma patient. ATCN is taught concurrently with ATLS



Trauma Nursing Core Course is a 2 day course offered through the Emergency Nurses Association.  TNCC is designed to provide core level trauma knoweldge and psychomotor skills associated with the delivery of professional nursing care tot he trauma patient.



For more information for upcoming course information, please contact Deb Horsman, Trauma Outreach Coordinator, 507-255-1844