GOP Congressional Candidate Dr. Chris Salvino Appointed to State Trauma Advisory Board

Today, the Dr. Chris Salvino for Congress campaign announced that Dr. Salvino was appointed to serve on the Arizona State Trauma Advisory Board, which is a part of the Department of Health Services.

Phoenix, AZ, February 18, 2010 --( The Board serves many functions including:

Recommending the initial and long-term processes for the verification and designation of trauma center levels, including the evaluation of trauma center criteria.
Recommending standards for the development and implementation of comprehensive regional emergency medical services and trauma system plans.
Recommending standards for the state emergency medical services and trauma system quality improvement processes, including the state trauma registry.

“I am honored to work with my colleagues from around this great state to improve trauma care for all Arizonan’s. I hope that we can take these same principles and apply them to our national system and drive down costs while providing excellent service,” said Salvino.

Dr. Chris Salvino is seeking the Republican nomination for Congress from Arizona’s Fifth Congressional District.

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