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Paramedic continued to save lives even after losing his own

Published: Apr 12th, 2018

Christopher “Bek” Gardner, 43 was always a caretaker. It started at a young age when he took on the role of “man of the house,” vigilantly watching over his little […]

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Are Level I and Level II trauma centers that different?

Published: Mar 12th, 2018

When accidents happen and severe injuries occur, one hospital stands above all others in providing comprehensive, lifesaving care. That’s UF Health Jacksonville, home to TraumaOne, the only adult and pediatric Level I […]

Robert and Claudia Ayer celebrating New Year

Steered to safety

Published: Feb 15th, 2018

What was supposed to be a short drive to work June 24, 2016, became a medical emergency for Robert Ayer. The 53-year-old Air Force veteran was driving on Interstate 295 […]

UF Health TraumaOne and EMS providers honored as heroes

Published: Feb 9th, 2017

UF Health officials were presented with a plaque from Perry Blackburn, who thanked them for helping save the life of his sister, Gina Blackburn.

Trauma patient credits UF Health Jacksonville for his survival

Published: Feb 1st, 2017

Brian Lynn underwent several surgeries and weeks of treatment after a traumatic brain injury.

TraumaOne North Training with JEMA

Published: Aug 15th, 2014

TraumaOne North came out to JFRD Training Academy for LZ training for JEMA (Jacksonville Emergency Medical Auxiliary). Thanks also to JFRD Rescue 27 who came out to provide a backboard […]

TraumaOne at the Duval County Special Olympics

Published: Mar 8th, 2014

The Duval County Special Olympics Summer Games were held at Atlantic Coast High on Saturday, March 8, 2014 in Jacksonville, Fla. TraumaOne provides medical support for the games every year, […]

Jane Prendergast

70-year-old thrives even after shooting

Published: Feb 12th, 2014

A spry 70-year-old, Jane Prendergast has made it a mission to take care of her health. She hikes, lifts weights and goes to yoga class. But there was nothing she […]