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Safe Transport of Children Guidelines/Protocols

Example guidelines/protocols from state EMS offices. (section last updated July 11, 2022)

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Example guidelines/protocols from state EMS offices. (section last updated July 11, 2022)

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Safe Transport of Children Guidelines/Protocols

Example guidelines/protocols from state EMS offices. (section last updated July 11, 2022)

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Example guidelines/protocols from state EMS offices. (section last updated July 11, 2022)

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Pediatric EMS Podcast: Ouch-less Pediatrics

Safely and effectively managing pain in our pediatric patients is a primary responsibility for our EMS clinicians. Medical directors must be able to identify gaps in pediatric pain management and provide the necessary QA/QI to …

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Safely and effectively managing pain in our pediatric patients is a primary responsibility for our …

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SKIP: Psychological Therapies & Headache Pain

Pain fact infographic from Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) on the benefits of psychological therapies in children and adolescents with headache pain.

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Pain fact infographic from Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) on the benefits of psychological …

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SKIP: Needle Pain & Phobia. How to Avoid Fear of Needles & Vaccines by Andrea Furlan, MD, PhD

Andrea Furlan, MD, PhD., from Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) discusses evidence-based strategies to help babies, children and adults to overcome their fear of needles and to decrease pain from needle pokes.

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Andrea Furlan, MD, PhD., from Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) discusses evidence-based strategies to …

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PAMI®: Virtual Reality Viewer Brochure

Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI®) developed brochure on use of cardboard VR with a listing of suggested free applications to accompany use with smartphones.

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Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI®) developed brochure on use of cardboard VR with a …

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PAMI®: Virtual Reality for Pain Management How-To Video

Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI) has created this video guide to simplify use of our virtual reality viewer to help ease pain and anxiety for pediatric and adult patients. Virtual reality has proven to …

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Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI) has created this video guide to simplify use of …

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PAMI®: Virtual Reality for Pain Management

Learn about the Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI®) Virtual Reality Viewer tool that is recommended for non-pharmacologic and distraction toolkits to assist pediatric patients in pain. Virtual reality has proven to be an effective …

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Learn about the Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI®) Virtual Reality Viewer tool that is …

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Pediatric Protocols and Guidelines Resources

Example protocols and guidelines. Evidence-based included/noted when available.

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Example protocols and guidelines. Evidence-based included/noted when available.

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The Columbia Lighthouse Project Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale

The Columbia Protocol is a series of simple, plain-language questions that support suicide risk assessments by prehospital practitioners, clinicians, nurses, patients and families and researchers.

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The Columbia Protocol is a series of simple, plain-language questions that support suicide risk assessments …

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EIIC: Administering Intranasal Pain Medications - prehospital

Learn tips and tricks on administering intranasal pain medication to pediatric patients in the prehospital setting.

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Learn tips and tricks on administering intranasal pain medication to pediatric patients in the prehospital …

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Prehospital Pediatric Readiness

In 2019, the EIIC convened a Prehospital Pediatric Readiness Project Steering Committee to guide and plan next steps for pediatric readiness in the prehospital setting. This included identifying gaps and priority areas of focus and …

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In 2019, the EIIC convened a Prehospital Pediatric Readiness Project Steering Committee to guide and …

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Pediatric Tabletop Exercise Resource Kit (AAP)

The Pediatric Tabletop Exercise Resource Kit provides step by step guidance to prepare for and implement a pediatric tabletop exercise in a community. Templates are provided for agendas, email invitations, and follow-up work. Additional resources …

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The Pediatric Tabletop Exercise Resource Kit provides step by step guidance to prepare for and …

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Emergency Information Forms and Emergency Preparedness for Children With Special Health Care Needs (AAP & ACEP)

Children with chronic medical conditions rely on complex management plans for problems that cause them to be at increased risk for subop- timal outcomes in emergency situations. The emergency information form (EIF) is a medical …

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Children with chronic medical conditions rely on complex management plans for problems that cause them …

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Access to Optimal Emergency Care for Children (AAP)

AAP Policy Statement: Organizational Principles to Guide and Define the Child Health Care System and/or Improve the Health of all Children. Pediatrics (2021) 147 (5): e2021050787. Free access

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AAP Policy Statement: Organizational Principles to Guide and Define the Child Health Care System and/or …

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Withholding or Termination of Resuscitation in Pediatric Out-of-Hospital Traumatic Cardiopulmonary Arrest (AAP)

This multiorganizational literature review was undertaken to provide an evidence base for determining whether recommendations for out-of-hospital termination of resuscitation could be made for children who are victims of traumatic cardiopulmonary arrest. Although there is …

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This multiorganizational literature review was undertaken to provide an evidence base for determining whether recommendations …

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Handoffs: Transitions of Care for Children in the Emergency Department (AAP)

AAP Policy Statement. November 2016. Please refer to pages 4-5 for prehospital-related information.

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AAP Policy Statement. November 2016. Please refer to pages 4-5 for prehospital-related information.

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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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EIIC-TREKK Pediatric Status Epilepticus Algorithm

Pediatric Status Epilepticus Algorithm co-developed by EIIC and TREKK (Canada)

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Pediatric Status Epilepticus Algorithm co-developed by EIIC and TREKK (Canada)

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EIIC-TREKK Bottom Line Recommendations Pediatric Status Epilepticus

Co-developed by EIIC and TREKK, this Bottom Line Recommendation provides key facts and recommendations for the screening and management of status epilepticus in children.

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Co-developed by EIIC and TREKK, this Bottom Line Recommendation provides key facts and recommendations for …

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