Join Us! Boots & Bling: 35th Anniversary Celebration of the Texas Trauma System

Join us as we honor the boots on the ground who established the Texas Trauma System and support the TETAF Rural Trauma System Development Fund.


Built by Texans to Strengthen the Texas Health Care System for All

Serving the Trauma, Stroke, & Perinatal Health Care Communities



Excellence in Health Care is Our Passion



Helping rural to urban hospitals achieve the appropriate level of designation.

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Stroke Surveys  >
Maternal Surveys  >
Neonatal Surveys  >



TETAF actively advocates for the trauma, emergency, and perinatal care system in Texas.

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Providing targeted education and consultative services for hospitals and stakeholders.

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Why Choose TETAF

In everything we do, our goal is to strengthen regional health care delivery systems. Our expertise combined with our passion for quality health care is why TETAF has earned a satisfaction score of 98% across all survey service lines.

  • Texas born. Texas based. Texas experience.

    TETAF was founded by Texans with extensive backgrounds in trauma and emergency care in the Lone Star State. Our team and surveyors understand the unique challenges that vary from rural to urban hospitals.
  • We’ve seen a thing or two

    Our leadership has been part of TETAF since the beginning and they understand what is needed to ensure optimal care and advocate for Texans. Over the years, TETAF has proven its survey process that is focused on quality assurance is the driver to identifying best practices.
  • Experience is our Advantage

    No other surveying entity has been in more hospitals in Texas than TETAF and Texas Perinatal Services.

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Core Values

  • Proven process
  • Objective and honest guidance
  • Passion for patient care
  • Advocating for the best
  • Coach-to-success approach in everything we do

Meetings and Events

Texas Quality Care Forum

July 17, 2024
10:00 a.m. CDT


TETAF Board of Directors Meeting

August 2024
Date TBD
Zoom Meeting


35th Anniversary Celebration of the Texas Trauma System

August 20, 2024
Austin, TX
6:00 - 9:00 p.m. CDT

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Texas TQIP Collaborative Quarterly Meeting

August 21, 2024
7:00 a.m. CDT
Austin, TX and Zoom

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Together, we’re building the future of a strong health care system for Texans.

TETAF developed its survey process to provide a proven model that results in optimal care for patients in rural and urban areas throughout Texas.


TETAF has exceptional surveyors. They become part of your team to help your program grow as well as display your strengths and achievements.

CHI St. Joseph Health Burleson Hospital

The consultation was exactly what we had hoped it would be. It shed light on areas where we had opportunities to improve while also giving us some direction.

Texas Health Harris Southwest

The recommendations were very helpful to continue to grow and improve our program and our service to our patient population.

Southwest General Hospital