64J-2.012: Process for the Approval of Trauma Centers
name of agency: Department of Health (DOH)
PACKAGE TITLE: Florida Trauma Center Letter of Intent Package
PURPOSE AND EFFECT: The Department of Health is mandated by Section 395.4025(2)(a), Florida Statutes, to notify Florida licensed acute care hospitals of their right to submit a Letter of Intent, DH Form 1840, to apply to become a trauma center.
ELIGIBILITY: Florida licensed acute care hospitals are eligible to apply.
AUTHORITY: Section 395.4025(2)(a), Florida Statutes.
Rule 64J-2.012, Florida Administrative Code.
TO OBTAIN A PACKAGE: You may request a Letter of Intent package by telephone, fax, mail, or visit the Office of Trauma’s website: http://doh.state.fl.us/demo/Trauma/index.html “Letter of Intent 2011”
Telephone: (850)245-4444, ext. 2756 or Suncom: 205-4440.
Mail request to, Florida Department of Health, Division of Emergency Operations, Office of Trauma, 4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin #C-18, Tallahassee, FL 32399-1738. Or you may pick up in person at: Florida Department of Health, Division of Emergency Operations, Office of Trauma, 4025 Esplanade Way, Tallahassee, FL 32399.
DEADLINE: Letters of Intent must be postmarked between September 1, 2011 and midnight October 1, 2011.
CONTACTS: Bernadette Behmke, (850)245-4444, ext. 2756, or Susan McDevitt, (850)245-4444, ext. 2760 or Suncom: 205-4440.