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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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ADA Requirements: Effective Communication

A publication designed to help title II and title III entities communicate effectively with people who have communication disabilities.

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A publication designed to help title II and title III entities communicate effectively with people …

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Advocacy

The goal of EIIC Advocacy Domain is to support and enable all people who care about children in emergencies to communicate views and concerns with decision makers, and access and disseminate high-quality information about evidence-based …

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The goal of EIIC Advocacy Domain is to support and enable all people who care …

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Alberta Health Service: Comfort Care Plan

Resource developed by Child Life Services at Alberta Children's Hospital/Alberta Heath Services to communicate how to make your experience more comfortable before, during and after a healthcare visit.

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Resource developed by Child Life Services at Alberta Children's Hospital/Alberta Heath Services to communicate how …

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All-Terrain Vehicle Safety Toolkit

Unintentional injuries -- the number one killer of children -- occur in many ways, including all-terrain vehicle (ATV) crashes. The American Academy of Pediatrics does not recommend use of an ATV by a child younger …

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Unintentional injuries -- the number one killer of children -- occur in many ways, including …

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Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs

A national resource, partner, and advocate for state public health leaders and others working to improve the health of women, children, youth and families, including those with special health care needs.

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A national resource, partner, and advocate for state public health leaders and others working to …

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Autism Speaks Natural Disasters

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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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CHEO: Reduce Your Infant's Pain During Newborn Blood Tests

Video from Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) demonstrating how to comfort and help reduce newborn pain during blood work or other needle procedures.

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Video from Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) demonstrating how to comfort and help reduce …

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COVID and Children Eastern Great Lakes Pediatric Consortium for Disaster Response

This infographic described the COVID Operations providing Just-In-Time Pediatric Pandemic Education and Training from January 1, 2020 to December 31,2020. The activities demonstrate the opportunities and bench strength pediatric disaster centers of excellence can mobilize …

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This infographic described the COVID Operations providing Just-In-Time Pediatric Pandemic Education and Training from January …

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COVID-19: Guidelines for Healthcare Providers – Video-Based Telehealth Accessibility for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Patients

Outlines accessibility solutions and requirements for remote interpreting in telehealth video communications for deaf and hard of hearing patients

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Outlines accessibility solutions and requirements for remote interpreting in telehealth video communications for deaf and …

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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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Children and Disaster Hazard Awareness

This infographic provides community, hospital, public health, policy makers and first responders with awareness, preparedness, response and mitigation intelligence unique to children associated covering twenty-four hazards. (2 pages) Last Updated: May 2021

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This infographic provides community, hospital, public health, policy makers and first responders with awareness, preparedness, …

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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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