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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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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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Administration of Beta Agonist for Pediatric Asthma (Pediatric Measure 02)

This measure is intended to assist EMS professionals in enhancing quality of care. The Measure is not a clinical guideline and does not establish a standard of medical care and has not been tested for …

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Prehospital Quality Improvement Research

This measure is intended to assist EMS professionals in enhancing quality of care. The Measure …

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Ambulance Personnel Perceptions of Near Misses and Adverse Events in Pediatric Patients (Medication Safety)

Objective: To identify Emergency Medical Services (EMS) provider perceptions of factors that may affect the occurrence, identification, reporting, and reduction of near misses and adverse events in the pediatric EMS patient. Click "Open Resource" to …

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Objective: To identify Emergency Medical Services (EMS) provider perceptions of factors that may affect the …

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Article: Multicenter Evaluation of Prehosptial Seizure Management of Children

Article published in Prehospital Emergency Care, July 2020

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Knowledge Management Prehospital Research

Article published in Prehospital Emergency Care, July 2020

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Definitions and Assessment Approaches for Emergency Services for Children

(Pediatric Assessment) Pediatric Life Support (PLS) courses and instructional programs are educational tools developed to teach resuscitation and stabilization of children who are critically ill or injured. A number of PLS courses have been developed …

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(Pediatric Assessment) Pediatric Life Support (PLS) courses and instructional programs are educational tools developed to …

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Disaster Preparedness

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Documentation of Estimated Weight in Kilograms (Pediatric Measure 03)

This measure is intended to assist EMS professionals in enhancing quality of care. The Measure is not a clinical guideline and does not establish a standard of medical care and has not been tested for …

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This measure is intended to assist EMS professionals in enhancing quality of care. The Measure …

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Institute for Healthcare Improvement Resources

Resources in this section come from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI). The IHI's goal is to build practical improvement capability based on the science of improvement into every organization, health care executive, and professional, …

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Resources in this section come from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI). The IHI's goal …

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Medication Dosing Safety for Pediatric Patients (Medication Safety)

Medication Dosing Safety for Pediatric Patients: Recognizing Gaps, Safety Threats, and Best Practices in the Emergency Medical Services Setting. A Position Statement and Resource Document from NAEMSP. (2020) Background: Millions of patients receive medications in …

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Medication Dosing Safety for Pediatric Patients: Recognizing Gaps, Safety Threats, and Best Practices in the …

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NEMSQA Pediatric Measures

In August 2019, the NEMSQA Measure Development Committee and Board of Trustees approved eleven measures, including three pediatric-specific measures. These measures were reviewed and re-specified from their original release in the EMS Compass program. Using …

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In August 2019, the NEMSQA Measure Development Committee and Board of Trustees approved eleven measures, …

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Pediatric Respiratory Assessment (Pediatric Measure 01)

This measure is intended to assist EMS professionals in enhancing quality of care. The Measure is not a clinical guideline and does not establish a standard of medical care and has not been tested for …

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This measure is intended to assist EMS professionals in enhancing quality of care. The Measure …

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Safe Medication Dosing

This section include reference cards, presentations, and research on safe medication dosing.

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This section include reference cards, presentations, and research on safe medication dosing.

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The Prehospital Care of Children with Special Health Care Needs

There is an ever-growing population of children with special health care needs ranging from children with pervasive developmental disorders to technology-dependent children. The prehospital provider, local emergency medical services agencies, and the state and federal …

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There is an ever-growing population of children with special health care needs ranging from children …

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The pediatric assessment triangle: a novel approach for the rapid evaluation of children

(Pediatric Assessment) Abstract: The Pediatric Assessment Triangle (PAT) has become the cornerstone for the Pediatric Education for Prehospital Professionals course, sponsored by the American Academy of Pediatrics. This concept for emergency assessment of children has …

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(Pediatric Assessment) Abstract: The Pediatric Assessment Triangle (PAT) has become the cornerstone for the Pediatric …

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