Prehospital Practitioners

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Children with Special Health Care Needs: Template for Prehospital Protocol Development

Abstract: Because of the dynamic and fragile nature of the medical conditions typically borne by children with special health care needs (CSHCN), the need for emergency care is not uncommon and prehospital providers are increasingly …

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Abstract: Because of the dynamic and fragile nature of the medical conditions typically borne by …

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Cognitive Skills

Cognitive skills are the core skills your brain uses to think and reason. Examples of these include use of the Pediatric Assessment Triangle (PAT) and interpretation of physical exam findings of acutely ill and injured …

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Cognitive skills are the core skills your brain uses to think and reason. Examples of …

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Coming up: EMS Week & EMSC Day

National EMS Week is our annual chance to thank the incredible prehospital practitioners who serve on the front lines of health care every day. On Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) Day, which falls on …

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National EMS Week is our annual chance to thank the incredible prehospital practitioners who serve …

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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 Cards

These communication cards, originally created by the Minnesota EMSC Program, have been adapted by a few states. Each version is available here.

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These communication cards, originally created by the Minnesota EMSC Program, have been adapted by a …

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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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Consent for Emergency Medical Services for Children and Adolescents (AAP)

Abstract: Parental consent generally is required for the medical evaluation and treatment of minor children. However, children and adolescents might require evaluation of and treatment for emergency medical conditions in situations in which a parent …

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Abstract: Parental consent generally is required for the medical evaluation and treatment of minor children. …

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Cultural Competence in EMS

EMS World Article (01/29/2020)

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EMS World Article (01/29/2020)

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Definitions and Assessment Approaches for Emergency Services for Children (Pediatrics)

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 by national …

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

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Designing the Consumer-Centered Telehealth & eVisit Experience

A white paper covering key elements of design for consumer-centered telehealth that includes key findings.

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A white paper covering key elements of design for consumer-centered telehealth that includes key findings.

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Digital Health Directory

A directory developed by CTA and ATA to help you find digital health technologies that connect you, your patients and customers with health care solutions.

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Advocates & Policymakers Clinicians EMSC Stakeholders Nurses Prehospital Practitioners

A directory developed by CTA and ATA to help you find digital health technologies that …

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Directory of Behavioral Health Professionals

From the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC): Emergency responders face unique challenges that can have a significant impact on behavioral health, and it is important that they have access to providers that understand this. The …

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From the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC): Emergency responders face unique challenges that can have …

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Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health

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Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health

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Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health

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Disaster Preparedness

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Disaster Preparedness

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