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Survey of ATLS Programs

In 2007, PCRM began a nationwide survey of programs that offer ATLS courses. Because of the large number of programs in the United States the survey is ongoing, but the results thus far have been encouraging. See the current results below.

Live Animal Use for Advanced Trauma Life Support Courses in U.S. and Canadian Programs: An Ongoing Survey

Updated: Feb. 26, 2013

Programs Using Live Animals for ATLS Courses (4)

Programs Using Nonanimal Models for ATLS Courses (277)

UNITED STATES

Alabama

  • Birmingham Regional Emergency Medical Services System – Birmingham
  • Huntsville Hospital - Huntsville
  • University of South Alabama – Mobile

Alaska

  • Providence Alaska Medical Center – Anchorage

Arizona

  • Flagstaff Medical Center – Flagstaff
  • John C. Lincoln Hospital – Dunlap
  • Maricopa Medical Center – Phoenix
  • Scottsdale Healthcare – Scottsdale
  • St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center – Phoenix
  • University Medical Center – Tucson

Arkansas

  • University of Arkansas – Little Rock

California

  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center – Los Angeles
  • Harbor-UCLA Medical Center – West Carson
  • Kern Medical Center – Bakersfield
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center – Loma Linda
  • San Francisco General Hospital – San Francisco
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital – Santa Barbara
  • United Heart Training Center – Suisun City
  • University Medical Center – Fresno
  • UC Davis Medical Center – Sacramento
  • UC Irvine Medical Center – Orange
  • UCLA Medical Center – Los Angeles
  • UC San Diego Medical Center – San Diego
  • UC San Francisco – Fresno
  • USC Surgical Skills Training & Education Center – Los Angeles

Colorado

  • Denver Health Medical Center – Denver
  • Medical Center of the Rockies – Loveland
  • Poudre Valley Hospital – Fort Collins
  • St. Anthony Trauma Program – Lakewood
  • St. Anthony's Hospital – Denver
  • St. Mary's Hospital - Grand Junction
  • Swedish Medical Center – Englewood

Connecticut

  • Yale University School of Medicine – New Haven

Delaware

  • Christiana Hospital – Newark

District of Columbia

  • Washington Hospital Center – Washington

Florida

  • Health First Training Center – Melbourne
  • Lakeland Regional Medical Center – Lakeland
  • Memorial Regional Hospital – Hollywood
  • Orlando Health – Orlando
  • Sacred Heart Hospital – Pensacola
  • Tampa General Hospital – Tampa
  • University of Florida – Gainesville
  • University of Florida – Jacksonville
  • University of Miami School of Medicine – Miami

Georgia

  • Atlanta Medical Center – Atlanta
  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta – Atlanta
  • Emory University – Atlanta
  • Medical Center of Central Georgia – Macon
  • Medical College of Georgia – Augusta
  • Memorial Medical Center – Savannah

Hawaii

  • The Queen's Medical Center -- Honolulu

Idaho

  • Idaho State University – Boise
  • Idaho State University – Pocatello

Illinois

  • Carle Foundation Hospital – Urbana
  • Chicago Committee on Trauma – Chicago
  • Christ Hospital and Medical Center – Chicago
  • Good Samaritan Hospital – Downers Grove
  • John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County – Chicago
  • Loyola University – Chicago, IL
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center – Chicago
  • Rush University Medical Center – Chicago
  • Southern Illinois University School of Medicine – Springfield
  • St. Francis Hospital – Peoria
  • University of Chicago – Chicago

Indiana

  • Deaconess Hospital – Evansville
  • Memorial Hospital and Health System – South Bend
  • Methodist Hospital – Indianapolis
  • Parkview Memorial Hospital – Ft. Wayne
  • St. Mary's Medical Center – Evansville
  • Wishard Memorial Hospital – Indianapolis

Iowa

  • Iowa Health – Des Moines
  • Iowa Methodist Medical Center – Des Moines
  • Mercy Hospital Medical Center – Des Moines
  • Mercy Medical Center – Sioux City
  • University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics – Iowa City

Kansas

  • Hays Medical Center – Hays
  • Labette County Medical Center – Parsons
  • Stormont Vail Health Care – Topeka
  • University of Kansas Medical Center – Kansas City
  • Via Christi Regional Medical Center – Wichita
  • Wesley Medical Center – Wichita

Kentucky

  • University of Kentucky Medical Center – Lexington
  • University of Louisville Hospital – Louisville

Louisiana

  • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center – Shreveport
  • Tulane University School of Medicine – New Orleans

Maine

  • Eastern Maine Medical Center – Bangor
  • Maine Medical Center – Portland

Maryland

  • R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center – Baltimore
  • Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences – Bethesda

Massachusetts

  • Berkshire Medical Center – Pittsfield
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center – Boston
  • Boston University School of Medicine – Boston
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital – Boston
  • Massachusetts General Hospital – Boston
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School – Worcester

Michigan

  • Borgess Medical Center – Kalamazoo
  • Bronson Methodist Hospital – Kalamazoo
  • Detroit Receiving Hospital – Detroit
  • Grand Rapids Medical Education and Research Center – Grand Rapids
  • Henry Ford Hospital – Detroit
  • Hurley Medical Center – Flint
  • Marquette General Hospital – Marquette
  • Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine – East Lansing
  • Oakwood Southshore Medical Center – Trenton
  • Sparrow Health System – Lansing
  • St. Lawrence Hospital – Lansing
  • Synergy Medical Education Alliance – Saginaw
  • University of Michigan – Ann Arbor

Minnesota

  • Duluth Clinic – Duluth
  • Essentia Health/St. Mary's Medical Center – Duluth
  • Hennepin County Medical Center – Minneapolis
  • Mayo-St. Mary's Hospital – Rochester
  • North Memorial Medical Center – Robbinsdale
  • Regions Hospital – St. Paul
  • St. Cloud Hospital – St. Cloud
  • University of Minnesota Medical School – Duluth

Mississippi

  • North Mississippi Medical Center – Tupelo
  • University of Mississippi School of Medicine – Jackson

Missouri

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital – St. Louis
  • CoxHealth – Springfield
  • Saint Louis University Hospital – St. Louis
  • St. John’s Mercy Regional Health Center – Springfield
  • St. John's Mercy Medical Center – St. Louis
  • Truman Medical Center – Kansas City
  • University of Missouri Health Sciences Center – Columbia

Montana

  • Montana EMS & Trauma Systems – Helena

Nebraska

  • BryanLGH Medical Center-West – Lincoln
  • Creighton University Medical Center – Omaha
  • Good Samaritan Hospital – Kearney
  • Regional West Medical Center – Scottsbluff

Nevada

  • Renown Health – Reno
  • University Medical Center – Las Vegas

New Hampshire

  • Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center – Lebanon

New Jersey

  • AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center – Atlantic City
  • Cooper Hospital – Camden
  • Morristown Memorial Hospital – Morristown
  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital – New Brunswick
  • University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey University Hospital – Newark

New Mexico

  • University of New Mexico Hospitals – Albuquerque

New York

  • Albany Medical College – Albany
  • Bellevue Hospital – New York
  • Elmhurst Hospital – Elmhurst
  • Erie County Medical Center – Buffalo
  • Harlem Hospital – New York
  • Jacobi Hospital Center – Bronx
  • Jamaica Hospital Center – Jamaica
  • Kings County Hospital Center – Brooklyn
  • Lincoln Hospital – Bronx
  • Mary I. Bassett Hospital – Cooperstown
  • Nassau County Medical Center – East Meadow
  • New York Hospital – New York
  • New York Hospital Queens – Flushing
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital – New York
  • Stony Brook University Hospital – Stony Brook
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University – Syracuse
  • United Health Services at Wilson Hospital – Johnson City
  • University at Buffalo – Buffalo
  • University of Rochester – Rochester
  • Westchester County Medical Center – Valhalla
  • Winthrop-University Hospital – Mineola

North Carolina

  • Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University – Greenville
  • Carolina’s Medical Center – Charlotte
  • Duke University Medical Center – Durham
  • Mission Hospital – Asheville
  • Moses Cone Hospital Health System – Greensboro
  • Wake Forest University School of Medicine – Winston-Salem
  • WakeMed – Raleigh

North Dakota

  • Altru Health Systems – Grand Forks
  • St. Alexius Medical Center – Bismarck

Ohio

  • Akron City Hospital – Akron
  • Bethesda North Hospital – Cincinnati
  • Central Ohio Trauma System – Columbus
  • Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center – Cincinnati
  • Medical College of Ohio – Toledo
  • MetroHealth Medical Center – Cleveland
  • Miami Valley Hospital – Dayton
  • Middletown Regional Hospital – Middletown
  • St. Elizabeth Health Center – Youngstown
  • University Hospital – Cincinnati
  • University Hospitals – Cleveland
  • University of Toledo Medical Center – Toledo

Oklahoma

  • St. Francis Hospital – Tulsa
  • St. John Medical Center – Tulsa
  • University of Oklahoma Medical Center – Oklahoma City

Oregon

  • Legacy Emanuel Medical Center – Portland
  • Salem Hospital – Salem
  • St. Charles Medical Center – Bend

Pennsylvania

  • Albert Einstein Medical Center – Philadelphia
  • Allegheny General Hospital – Pittsburgh
  • Altoona Hospital – Altoona
  • Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center – Johnstown
  • Crozer-Chester Medical Center – Upland
  • Geisinger Medical Center – Danville
  • Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center – Wilkes-Barre
  • George E. Moerkirk Emergency Medicine Center at Lehigh Valley Hospital Center – Allentown
  • Hahnemann Medical College at Drexel University – Philadelphia
  • Hamot Medical Center – Erie
  • Hershey Medical Center – Hershey
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania – Philadelphia
  • Lehigh Valley Health Network – Allentown
  • Robert Packer Hospital – Sayre
  • St. Luke's Hospital – Bethlehem
  • Temple University Hospital – Philadelphia
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center – Pittsburgh
  • York Hospital – York

Puerto Rico

  • Ponce School of Medicine/Hospital Episcopal San Lucas – Ponce
  • San Juan City Hospital – San Juan
  • University of Puerto Rico – San Juan

Rhode Island

  • Rhode Island Hospital – Providence

South Carolina

  • Greenville Hospital – Greenville
  • Medical University of South Carolina – Charleston
  • Richland Memorial Hospital – Columbia

South Dakota

  • Hilltop Church – Sioux Falls

Tennessee

  • Bristol Regional Medical Center – Bristol
  • Erlanger Hospital – Chattanooga
  • Holston Valley Hospital – Kingsport
  • Johnson City Medical Center – Johnson City
  • University of Tennessee College of Medicine – Chattanooga
  • University of Tennessee College of Medicine – Knoxville
  • University of Tennessee College of Medicine – Memphis
  • Vanderbilt University – Nashville

Texas

  • Baylor University Medical Center –Dallas
  • East Texas Medical Center – Tyler
  • Harris Methodist Fort Worth Hospital – Fort Worth
  • Hermann Hospital – Houston
  • JPS Health Network – Fort Worth
  • R.E. Thomason Hospital – El Paso
  • Scott and White Hospital and Clinic – Temple
  • Texas Tech University – Lubbock
  • University Medical Center – El Paso
  • University Medical Center at Brackenridge – Austin
  • University of Texas Health Science Center – San Antonio
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center – Dallas
  • Valley Baptist Medical Center – Harlingen

Utah

  • Intermountain Medical Center – Murray
  • LDS Hospital – Salt Lake City
  • University of Utah Hospital – Salt Lake City

Vermont

  • University of Vermont College of Medicine – Burlington

Virginia

  • Inova Fairfax Hospital – Falls Church
  • Medical College of Virginia – Richmond
  • Tidewater Center for Life Support – Norfolk
  • University of Virginia Health System – Charlottesville

Washington

  • Deaconess Medical Center – Spokane
  • Harborview Medical Center – Seattle

West Virginia

  • CAMC Life Support Training Center – Charleston
  • Ohio Valley Medical Center – Wheeling
  • St. Mary's Medical Center – Huntington
  • West Virginia University Center for Rural Emergency Medicine – Morgantown

Wisconsin

  • Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center – La Crosse
  • Marshfield Clinic – Marshfield
  • Medical College of Wisconsin – Milwaukee
  • University of Wisconsin Hospital – Madison

Wyoming

  • Wyoming Committee on Trauma – Casper

CANADA (23)

Alberta

  • Foothills Medical Centre – Calgary
  • University of Alberta Hospital – Edmonton
  • University of Calgary – Calgary

British Columbia

  • British Columbia Children's Hospital – Vancouver
  • Cowichan District Hospital – Duncan
  • Prince George Regional Hospital – Prince George
  • University of Victoria – Victoria

Manitoba

  • University of Manitoba – Winnipeg

New Brunswick

  • Saint John Regional Hospital – Saint John
  • Newfoundland and Labrador
  • St. John's ATLS – St. John's

Nova Scotia

  • EHS Nova Scotia Trauma Program – Halifax
  • Queen Elizabeth II Health Center – Halifax

Ontario

  • Hotel Dieu Hospital/Queen’s University – Kingston
  • London Health Sciences Center –London
  • McMaster University Medical Center – Hamilton
  • The Ottawa Hospital – Ottawa
  • St. Michael's Hospital – Toronto
  • Sunnybrook Health Science Center – Toronto

Quebec

  • Hôpital du Sacré-Coeur de Montréal – Montréal
  • McGill University – Montreal
  • Université Laval – Québec City
  • University of Sherbrooke – Sherbrooke

Saskatchewan

  • University of Saskatchewan/ Saskatoon ATLS – Saskatoon

 



 

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