EIIC: Emergency Medical Services for Children | Innovation and Improvement Center

Welcome to EMSC

July 2016 - The web resources of the EMSC National Resource Center (NRC) have moved to the new EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center (EIIC) website. For more information or assistance during the transition of assets from the NRC to the EIIC (including missing materials or broken links) please contact the EIIC. To learn more about the EIIC, please visit the About Us page.

The EIIC is a HRSA MCHB funded center designed to guide development and strategic change with the EMSC program based on quality improvement initiatives.

EMSC Program 

The mission of the Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) is to reduce child and youth mortality and morbidity resulting from severe illness or trauma.

To that end, EMSC funds and supports improvements in pediatric emergency care in every state and territory through competitive demonstration grants or cooperative agreements to state governments and accredited schools of medicine.

The four main programs in EMSC are: