Boston Medical Center’s Trauma Center and Emergency Department is a state-of-the-art facility with 24-hour coverage by highly skilled staff who provide comprehensive emergency medical care. The many specialty services that comprise our trauma center take great pride in their unwavering support to this commitment.
- We are the largest and busiest provider of trauma and emergency services in New England, with more than 130,000 emergency visits and 2,000 trauma admissions per year.
- We are staffed with seven full-time, dedicated trauma and critical care attending surgeons and physicians.
- Our trauma center is the longest continuously verified Level I trauma center in New England.
- An important distinguishing characteristic of Boston Medical Center’s trauma and emergency services is the experience and expertise of the many subspecialty services that are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to any ill or injured patient in need.
Trauma and Emergency services have a longstanding legacy of providing comprehensive emergency, trauma and acute care surgery care to the critically ill and injured and have long been recognized as the flagship programs at this institution. These services have become a destination for professional education and training as well as leadership within the medical and nursing community.