Montefiore Nyack Hospital has the only trauma center in Rockland County. As a Level III verified Trauma Center, the multidisciplinary trauma team provides prompt assessment, resuscitation, surgery, intensive care and stabilization for individuals with traumatic injuries, which can include everything from vehicle accidents to sports injuries.
Trauma is a sudden potentially life-threatening injury that requires immediate and highly skilled medical attention. A designated Trauma Center provides comprehensive, multidisciplinary care for these severely injured patients. The Hospital’s trauma team is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to quickly evaluate and treat these critically injured patients. The team members include trauma surgeons, physicians from other surgical and medical specialties, nurses, and social workers.