Pediatric Resources

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EMSC Program Managers’ ToolkitThis toolkit provides information and resources to help new program managers learn about the Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) Program, the emergency systems of care in which they will be working, and their role as a State Partnership (SP) program manager. Program Resources
Concussions: Be Aware, Be Preparedvideo on concussion awareness and emergency responseProgram Resources
Pediatric Education Toolkitresource to support the state EMS license renewal process to improve evaluation and performance related to pediatric skills competencyProgram Resources
Pediatric Preparedness Resource KitThe purpose of the Pediatric Preparedness Resource Kit is to promote collaborative discussions and decision-making among pediatric and public health leaders about pediatric preparedness planning.Disaster Preparedness
American Academy of Pediatrics: Section on Emergency MedicineAmerican Academy of Pedicatrics - Emergency Section WebsiteWebsite Resource
NHSTA Best Practice Recommendations for Safe Transport of Children in Emergency Ground AmbulancesWorking Group Best Practice Recommendations for the Safe Transportation of Children in Emergency Ground AmbulancesTransport Guide
Emergency Medical Services for ChildrenEmergency Medical Services for Children's WebsiteWebsite Resource
Fever! Fever! Fever!AAP Clinical Report addresses educating parents to reduce "fever phobia"Program Resources
EPC BrochureEmergency Pediatric Care BrochureProgram Resources
Care of Children with Special Health Care NeedsEmergency Pediatric Care: Review of the characteristics of children with special care needs and providing care for themProgram Resources
Management of Shock in PediatricsEmergency Pediatric Care: Article regarding the management of shock in pediatricsProgram Resources
Environmental Health Hazards and ChildrenEmergency Pediatric Care: Article on how health hazards with children are different from adults.Program Resources
Acute Adominal Pain in ChildrenEmergency Pediatric Care: Article by AAFP discussing the clinical guideline for the evaluation of the child with acute abdominal pain.Program Resources
The Young AirwayEmergency Pediatric Care: Article on prehospital assessment and management of pediatric respiratory distress.Program Resources
Management of Pediatric TraumaEmergency Pediatric Care: Article on improving the care and outcome of injured childrenProgram Resources