Trauma and Burn Center

Nevada's Only LEVEL I and Only Pediatric LEVEL II Trauma Center
Nevada's Only Burn Center

The Trauma Center's highly specialized medical personnel and dedicated resources are focused on injured patients receiving life-saving trauma care that meets or exceeds the standards found at top-rated trauma centers across the United States.

Offering the highest level of trauma care in the state of Nevada, UMC is a core component of Nevada's emergency medical system. The level of care for injured patients is continuously pursued through clinical care services, active research and education, and prevention programs. The facility and its staff members provide 24-hour care, standing by to receive, stabilize, and treat those whose lives are threatened by multi-system, brain and orthopaedic injuries, and those at risk for multiple system organ failure.

The Trauma Center services the two million residents of Clark County and the 32 million visitors per year. Service area consists of 1,500 square miles including Southern Nevada, parts of California, Utah and Arizona.

From this service area, approximately 79% of primary admissions arrive by ambulance and 19% arrive by air.