Prehospital Pediatric Readiness Toolkit
The Prehospital Pediatric Readiness Toolkit content is organized by the seven domains of prehospital pediatric readiness as outlined in the checklist. The tools and resources align with the Joint Policy Statement and will assist prehospital emergency care providers to better understand and achieve the components of pediatric readiness in the prehospital environment. The resources in this toolkit have been curated by a comprehensive team of stakeholders and will be useful to all dedicated to delivering high-quality pediatric prehospital care.
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Education & Competencies for Providers
This section includes resources to assist in ongoing education, along with tools to help demonstrate competencies.
Equipment & Supplies
This section includes examples equipment checklists and national recommended equipment guidelines.
Patient- & Family-Centered Care in EMS
This section includes resources to assist EMS agencies with incorporating patient- and family-centered principles into policies and procedures.
Patient & Medication Safety
This section includes resources to reduce medication errors and provides best practices for the safe transport of children in ambulances.