Advocates & Policymakers

Content in this area is sorted for Advocates & Policymakers. Advocates provide support to individuals and/or groups in need though education and awareness initiatives. Policymakers are responsible for creating and amending policy. Advocates and policymakers work collaboratively to create change.

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Pediatric Readiness

Pediatric Readiness is ensuring that every EMS agency and emergency department has the right equipment, supplies, medications and training to provide high-quality emergency care for children. Every Child. Every Day. It is addressing system-level issues—policies, …

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Disaster Hospital Prehospital State Partnerships Trauma

Pediatric Readiness is ensuring that every EMS agency and emergency department has the right equipment, …

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National Pediatric Readiness Project

Thank you for participating in the 2021 national assessment. 3,647 emergency departments across the county responded to the assessment. View national and state response rates here. The National Pediatric Readiness Project is a multi-phase quality …

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Thank you for participating in the 2021 national assessment. 3,647 emergency departments across the county …

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Current Measures

A brief description of each of the nine EMSC performance measures are included below. The first three measures are prehospital EMS systems-based measures, the next four are hospital systems-based, and the last two are permanence-performance …

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State Partnerships

A brief description of each of the nine EMSC performance measures are included below. The …

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Performance Measures

Performance Measures are the primary goals of the SP Program and serve as standards of achievement for the state/territory grantees. In accordance with the Government Performance Results Act, grantees are required to regularly report on …

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Performance Measures are the primary goals of the SP Program and serve as standards of …

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HRSA Critical Crossroads: Pediatric Mental Health Care in the Emergency Department Toolkit

Critical Crossroads was conceived as a partnership to support the mission of improving emergency care for children in mental health crises, with acknowledgment of the disproportionate burden in rural areas, where services are often limited. …

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Critical Crossroads was conceived as a partnership to support the mission of improving emergency care …

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NPR How A Hospital And A School District Teamed Up To Help Kids In Emotional Crisis Podcast

NPR's Rhitu Chatterjee and Christine Herman highlight a partnership between Cohen's Children's Hospital and local school districts to better connect students in emotional crisis to mental health care.

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NPR's Rhitu Chatterjee and Christine Herman highlight a partnership between Cohen's Children's Hospital and local …

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AAP Mental Health Advocacy: A Conversation with AAP President Lee Beers, MD, FAAP, Podcast

AAP President Dr. Lee Beers discusses how to advocate for improved mental health services for children.

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AAP President Dr. Lee Beers discusses how to advocate for improved mental health services for …

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Well Being Trust - A Mother's Perspective: New Guide Gives Families Info to Become More Informed about Mental Health Care Coverage Video

From Well Being Trust and a mother with lived experience, Carmen Bombeke, released a guide that will help parents navigate the difficult terrain of mental health insurance coverage.

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From Well Being Trust and a mother with lived experience, Carmen Bombeke, released a guide …

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Telehealth Collaborative

The Telehealth Collaborative Community of Practice will kick off October 26th at 3:00 CT and is open to everyone! Save the date on your calendar and click here to join us! The EMS for Children …

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Hospital Prehospital Quality Improvement State Partnerships Trauma

The Telehealth Collaborative Community of Practice will kick off October 26th at 3:00 CT and …

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Leveling the Playing Field: A Concept of Operations for Pediatric Disaster Education

Based on the findings of the Eastern Great Lakes Pediatric Consortium for Disaster Response Education Team this summary lays out the need for a whole child, whole community and whole population concept of operations that …

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Based on the findings of the Eastern Great Lakes Pediatric Consortium for Disaster Response Education …

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