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Comparing Contra Costa and Alameda County trauma care
Contra Costa Times

The California Emergency Medical Services Authority allows local EMS agencies, such as Contra Costa’s and Alameda County’s, to implement and manage their local trauma systems based on state regulations.

Alameda County has two adult trauma centers, Highland General Hospital in Oakland and Eden Medical Center in Castro Valley, as well as a pediatric trauma center, Children’s Hospital Oakland, which also serves Contra Costa County.