Burn Center at U of U Health Care

The Burn Trauma Intensive Care Unit includes a 15-bed operating room, burn therapy, and outpatient departments. We treat children and adults with:

  • Thermal burns
  • Chemical burns
  • Electrical burns
  • Frostbite
  • Soft tissue diseases
  • Open wounds requiring special care

What Is a Verified Burn Center?

Meet the Burn Center TeamVerification of burn centers is a rigorous review program of the American Burn Association and the American College of Surgeons designed to verify that a burn center has the needed resources for optimal care for patients from the time of injury through rehabilitation. Burn center verification is a mark of distinction. It indicates a center provides high quality patient care while meeting the program's demanding standards for personnel qualifications, facilities resources, organizational structure, and medical care services.