Trauma Care Component of the State Plan Emergency Medical Services Law and Legal Definition

According to 42 USCS § 300d-31 [Title 42. The Public Health and Welfare; Chapter 6a. The Public Health Service; Trauma Care; General Provisions Regarding Parts A and B], trauma care component of the state plan emergency medical services means a plan for a comprehensive health care system, within rural and urban areas of the State, for the prompt recognition, prehospital care, emergency medical care, acute surgical and medical care, rehabilitation, and outcome evaluation of seriously injured patients.