Patients & Families

Content in the area is sorted for patients and families. A patient is an individual who is receiving health care and family includes anyone that plays an important role in the patient's life.

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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. This toolkit provides resources …

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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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Education & Resources

We are committed to providing EMSC grantees with training and consultation specific to managing their grant, achieving the EMSC performance measures, and identifying resources and partners to help implement grant activities, learn more by visiting …

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Advocates & Policymakers Clinicians EMSC Stakeholders Patients & Families Researchers
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Knowledge Management

We are committed to providing EMSC grantees with training and consultation specific to managing their …

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Cultural Competency Toolkit

In terms of EMSC, providing culturally and linguistically appropriate emergency medical care that is both respectful of and responsive to the cultural and linguistic needs of pediatric patients and their families offers the potential to …

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Advocacy Hospital Prehospital

In terms of EMSC, providing culturally and linguistically appropriate emergency medical care that is both …

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Coalition Building Toolkit

Within the EMSC community, a coalition is a network of support that may extend beyond an EMSC Advisory Board or Committee to encompass both formal and informal relationships of engagement and collaboration. Coalitions can serve …

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Advocacy Hospital Prehospital State Partnerships

Within the EMSC community, a coalition is a network of support that may extend beyond …

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Seizure First Aid

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Seizures & Epilepsy in Children

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Seizure Action Plan

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Seizures & Epilepsy in Children

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New Checklist Aims to Help Families Communicate with the Provider About School Options

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Family Advisory Network

In 1999, the EMSC Program created the Family Advisory Network (FAN) to facilitate the inclusion of family representatives in state EMSC programs. Today, the FAN membership includes family representatives from most states and U.S. territories.FAN …

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Advocacy

In 1999, the EMSC Program created the Family Advisory Network (FAN) to facilitate the inclusion …

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