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Park Rapids designated as Level 4 Trauma hospital

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For a severely injured person, the time between sustaining an injury and receiving definitive care is the most important predictor of survival. Chance of survival within this "golden hour" diminishes with time.

Trauma is the third leading cause of death in Minnesota, which is why the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) developed a comprehensive statewide trauma system.

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