Texas Health and Safety Code

Sec. § 773.114
System Requirements


Each emergency medical services and trauma care system must have:


local or regional medical control for all field care and transportation, consistent with geographic and current communications capability;


triage, transport, and transfer protocols; and


one or more hospitals categorized according to trauma care capabilities using standards adopted by department rule.


This subchapter does not prohibit a health care facility from providing services that it is authorized to provide under a license issued to the facility by the department.
Added by Acts 1991, 72nd Leg., ch. 14, Sec. 267, eff. Sept. 1, 1991. Redesignated from Health & Safety Code Sec. 773.084 by Acts 1991, 72nd Leg., ch. 605, Sec. 9, eff. Sept. 1, 1991.
Amended by:
Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1 (S.B. 219), Sec. 3.1557, eff. April 2, 2015.

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