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Southeast Mississippi is drastically underfunded in the area of trauma care.

The goal of creating a formalized trauma care system is to properly deliver patients to the right hospital at the right time.

The Southeast Trauma Care System begin in 1991. Level I is the most comprehensive and Level IV the least.

Forrest County is a Level II Trauma Care Region which includes Forrest General Hospital in Trauma Region 6

Jones County is a Level III Trauma Care Region which includes Southe Central Regional Medical Center in Trauma Region 6

Lamar and Jasper Counties do not participate.

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