SA-10 Increase the number of Level I and Level II trauma centers and primary care settings that implement evidence-based alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention (SBI)

National Data Source
National Trauma Registry System (TRACS); American College of Surgeons (ACS)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
No
Measure
number 
Baseline (Year)
325 (2009)
Target
358
Target-Setting Method
10 percent improvement
Numerator
Number of hospitals with verified Level I and Level II Trauma Centers successfully meeting criteria established by the American College of Surgeons
Data Collection Frequency
Annual
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Not applicable

Comments

Methodology Notes

A description of alcohol screening and brief intervention practices at US Level I trauma centers was published by American College of Surgeons.

References and More Information

  1. Terrell F, Zatzick DF, Jurkovich GJ, et al. Nationwide survey of alcohol screening and brief intervention practices at US Level I trauma centers. J Am Coll Surg. Nov 2008;207(5):630-638. Questions Used To Obtain the National Baseline Data