Up-to-the-Minute Mass Casualty Information

UMC is the only Level I Trauma Center in the state of Nevada, offering the highest level of care in the state. When there is a mass casualty incident, patients will be transported to UMC. Our media relations team is committed to providing the most accurate updates to the media, while protecting patient privacy and allowing patient care to be UMC’s No. 1 priority.
 In the case of a disaster or mass casualty, this area of the website will be updated by UMC’s media relations team as news occurs.

Latest News

Burn victims, caregivers throughout Las Vegas valley reunite at UMC holiday event

The UMC Lions Burn Care Center held its annual celebration reuniting child burn survivors with the caregivers who helped them.

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Medical director of UMC Children’s Hospital weighs in on RSV surge

RSV and other respiratory viruses spreading this winter season are hitting our youngest population hard, an ICU Physician and Medical Director of UMC Children’s Hospital doesn’t want parents to panic, but to be cautious.

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First responders stage crash scene to show impacts of distracted driving

Around 400 high school students were given an up close look at the dangers impaired driving can lead to during a crash scene simulation.

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UMC, LVCVA partner for COVID-19 testing center on Strip

The testing center which opened in January, is located at Las Vegas Boulevard and Elvis Presley Boulevard. Visitors can schedule appointments online or walk-in.

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