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A Novel Image-based Tool to Reunite Children With Their Families After Disasters

SAEM Manuscript, published November 2012. Objectives: Reuniting children with their families after a disaster poses unique challenges. The objective was to pilot test the ability of a novel image-based tool to assist a parent in …

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Disaster Prehospital Research

SAEM Manuscript, published November 2012. Objectives: Reuniting children with their families after a disaster poses …

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Bereavement Support Resources for Families and Professionals

Presented February 20, 2019 Fatality Review personnel, caregivers, and workers dealing with bereaved families often express their need to know more about how to communicate with and provide services for families following an infant or …

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Presented February 20, 2019 Fatality Review personnel, caregivers, and workers dealing with bereaved families often …

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Bereavement Support for Families and Professionals

Presented February 20, 2019 Fatality Review personnel, caregivers, and workers dealing with bereaved families often express their need to know more about how to communicate with and provide services for families following an infant or …

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Presented February 20, 2019 Fatality Review personnel, caregivers, and workers dealing with bereaved families often …

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Child Death Review 101

This session will focus on the fundamental basics for Child Death Review (CDR), including common team members and composition; best practices for selecting cases to review; process for conducting the review; the role of data; …

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This session will focus on the fundamental basics for Child Death Review (CDR), including common …

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Coalition Building Toolkit

A coalition is an alliance of diverse groups joined together for the purpose of affecting a specific change or achieving a goal that they would be otherwise unable to realize as independent individuals or separate …

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A coalition is an alliance of diverse groups joined together for the purpose of affecting …

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Communicating With Children and Families: From Everyday Interactions to Skill in Conveying Distressing Information (AAP)

Health care communication is a skill that is critical to safe and effective medical practice; it can and must be taught. Communication skill influences patient disclosure, treatment adherence and outcome, adaptation to illness, and bereavement. …

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Health care communication is a skill that is critical to safe and effective medical practice; …

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Communication Tools

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Compassionate Options for Pediatric EMS (COPE)

Resources developed to assist EMS providers with an approach to better understand how to provide “next steps" including self-care when a child dies due to severe trauma or illness in the prehospital environment.

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Resources developed to assist EMS providers with an approach to better understand how to provide …

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Cultural Competency Toolkit

Cultural and linguistic competence is the ability to interact effectively with people of different cultures. Culture refers to the integrated patterns of human behavior that include the language, thoughts, communications, actions, customs, beliefs, values, and …

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Cultural and linguistic competence is the ability to interact effectively with people of different cultures. …

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Disaster Preparedness

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Disaster Preparedness

The EIIC Disaster Domain seeks to support EMSC grantees and stakeholders to better prepare for disasters in a way that takes the specific needs of children into consideration. We offer a variety of resources and …

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The EIIC Disaster Domain seeks to support EMSC grantees and stakeholders to better prepare for …

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EMS Week & EMSC Day

In 1974, President Gerald Ford authorized EMS Week to celebrate EMS practitioners and the important work they do in our nation's communities. This week brings together local communities and medical personnel to honor the dedication …

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In 1974, President Gerald Ford authorized EMS Week to celebrate EMS practitioners and the important …

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Family Reunification Following Disasters: A Planning Tool for Health Care Facilities

Created by the AAP Disaster Preparedness Advisory Council Subcommittee on Reunification Planning in collaboration with the Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Disaster Medicine. This planning tool focuses on providing guidance to hospitals that will help …

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Created by the AAP Disaster Preparedness Advisory Council Subcommittee on Reunification Planning in collaboration with …

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Family Reunification Following Disasters: A Planning Tool for Health Care Facilities

Created by the AAP Disaster Preparedness Advisory Council Subcommittee on Reunification Planning in collaboration with the Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Disaster Medicine. This planning tool focuses on providing guidance to hospitals that will help …

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Created by the AAP Disaster Preparedness Advisory Council Subcommittee on Reunification Planning in collaboration with …

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Family-Centered Prehospital Care: Partnering with Families to Improve Care

This document from NAEMT and HRSA MCHB describes family-centered care and provides tips for providing family-centered prehospital care.

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This document from NAEMT and HRSA MCHB describes family-centered care and provides tips for providing …

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Getting Started, Staying Involved: An EMSC Toolkit for Family Representatives

This Toolkit was created to assist parents and caregivers in their efforts to support the EMSC Program at the national and state levels. The guide contains information about the history of the EMS system. It …

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This Toolkit was created to assist parents and caregivers in their efforts to support the …

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Guidelines and General Resources

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I Speak... Language Identification Guide

“I Speak” is a set of tools offered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties (CRCL). This guide assists literate individuals who are not proficient in English …

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“I Speak” is a set of tools offered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security …

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