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Quality Improvement for Prehospital Providers

From New York State Emergency Medical Services Council & New York State Department of Health, Bureau of EMS (Version 1, March 2007) Workbook and Guidance Document for Service Level and Regional Level Quality Improvement Activities. …

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From New York State Emergency Medical Services Council & New York State Department of Health, …

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Pulse Newsletter

The EMSC Pulse newsletter is a digest of news and activities across the Emergency Medical Services for Children program. Each issue includes a wealth of information about the pediatric emergency medical care community. EMSC Pulse …

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The EMSC Pulse newsletter is a digest of news and activities across the Emergency Medical …

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Two webinars to be held on pediatric readiness

May 19 and 20 webinar recordings now available Is your emergency department (ED) or emergency medical services (EMS) agency ready to care for ill and injured children? The National Pediatric Readiness Project (NPRP) focuses on …

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May 19 and 20 webinar recordings now available Is your emergency department (ED) or emergency …

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Maintaining Healthcare Quality During COVID-19 and the Future of Care

An article detailing the challenges and opportunities facing clinical care for COVID-19 and non-COVID-19 clinical care. The article provides resources, guidance, and statistical data to reinforce the need for organizations to become more nimble.

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An article detailing the challenges and opportunities facing clinical care for COVID-19 and non-COVID-19 clinical …

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What is a PECC?

An individual(s) who is responsible for coordinating pediatric specific activities. A designated individual(s) who coordinates pediatric emergency care need not be dedicated solely to this role; it can be an individual(s) already in place who …

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Prehospital Quality Improvement State Partnerships

An individual(s) who is responsible for coordinating pediatric specific activities. A designated individual(s) who coordinates …

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Resources

This section includes various resources for both EMSC State Partnership Program Managers (to help with recruitment of PECCs) and Prehospital PECCs (to assist in support of your EMS agency(ies). Click here if you are an …

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This section includes various resources for both EMSC State Partnership Program Managers (to help with …

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Pediatric Equipment Toolkit

Without the necessary pediatric medical equipment and supplies, healthcare professionals are limited in the quality of care they can provide to our nation’s children. It is thus imperative that prehospital emergency care providers, emergency department …

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Hospital Prehospital Trauma

Without the necessary pediatric medical equipment and supplies, healthcare professionals are limited in the quality …

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Pediatric Disaster Triage: Doing the Most Good for the Most Patients in the Least Time

This disaster triage course will discuss how to recognize a disaster, the rationale for pediatric disaster triage, and common triage strategies. Application of the information through the use of several case studies and embedded quizzes …

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Disaster Prehospital

This disaster triage course will discuss how to recognize a disaster, the rationale for pediatric …

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Patient- and Family-Centered Care Toolkit

Patient- and family-centered care is an innovative approach to the planning, delivery, and evaluation of health care that is grounded in mutually beneficial partnerships among health care patients, families, and providers. Patient- and family-centered care …

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Advocacy Hospital Prehospital Trauma

Patient- and family-centered care is an innovative approach to the planning, delivery, and evaluation of …

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Pathophysiology of Status Epilepticus in Children

Concise video on the pathophysiology of status epilepticus

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Concise video on the pathophysiology of status epilepticus

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Medical Direction Toolkit

Medical direction for emergency medical services (EMS) systems encompasses all aspects of physician oversight for medical care provided in the prehospital setting. Direct medical oversight, or online medical direction, involves real-time communications with EMS providers …

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Medical direction for emergency medical services (EMS) systems encompasses all aspects of physician oversight for …

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Interfacility Transfer Toolkit

To ensure the best possible health outcomes, critically ill and injured children should be treated at the facilities most prepared to address their needs. Often, however, children are treated at local community emergency departments where …

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To ensure the best possible health outcomes, critically ill and injured children should be treated …

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Healthcare Providers

EMSC Performance Measures 76 and 77: Making Transfers Work for Critically Ill and Injured Children Performance measure 76 addresses the percentage of hospitals in the state/territory that have written interfacility transfer guidelines that cover pediatric …

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EMSC Performance Measures 76 and 77: Making Transfers Work for Critically Ill and Injured Children …

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Example Practices

The New Jersey EMSC Program, in partnership with the Burlington County College, is conducting “Emergency Department Evaluations through Simulation” at New Jersey hospitals. The goal of the simulation project is to evaluate and improve pediatric …

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The New Jersey EMSC Program, in partnership with the Burlington County College, is conducting “Emergency …

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Episode 5: Pediatric seizures - all the other stuff

We have covered what seizures look like, to prioritize the ABC’s and stop the seizures-even pick the nose (consider intranasal meds)! In this episode we dive into the key history, physical exam, and documentation practices …

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We have covered what seizures look like, to prioritize the ABC’s and stop the seizures-even …

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Episode 4: Pick the nose - intranasal meds for seizures

We heard last time the key is to get benzo’s on board quickly! Stop the seizure! In this video I partner with Yolo county EMS. Together we cover 3 reasons why you should pick the …

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We heard last time the key is to get benzo’s on board quickly! Stop the …

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Episode 3: Pediatric seizure treatment--give benzos!

In this episode we break down the ideal and simple treatment protocol. It is a high priority to get benzodiazepines on board. The good news is you don’t have to place an IV right away. …

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In this episode we break down the ideal and simple treatment protocol. It is a …

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Episode 2: The ABC’s of seizure

This is the second of five episodes on pediatric seizures in the pre-hospital field. In this episode we discuss first priorities in seizure management, specifically supporting the airway, breathing, and circulation while a child is …

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This is the second of five episodes on pediatric seizures in the pre-hospital field. In …

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Episode 1: Let’s talk about seizures

This is the first in a five-part mini-series on pediatric seizures, made for YOU the paramedic. In this episode we cover how you can identify a seizure and some of the differences between an adult …

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This is the first in a five-part mini-series on pediatric seizures, made for YOU the …

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Emergency Department Pediatric Performance Measures Toolkit

Assessing the quality of medical care and identifying opportunities for improvement of care is an important responsibility of medical professionals, as well as all health care facilities. Though children account for 20% of emergency care …

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Hospital Prehospital Quality Improvement Research

Assessing the quality of medical care and identifying opportunities for improvement of care is an …

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