Pediatric Disaster Preparedness Toolkit

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Checklist of Essential Pediatric Domains and Considerations for Every Hospital’s Disaster Preparedness Policies

This checklist is an update to the original 2014 checklist and seeks to expand its utility. It is intended as a tool to help hospital administrators and leadership incorporate essential pediatric considerations into existing hospital disaster policies. Click to download (PDF)

Learning More: Sessions on the Pediatric Disaster Preparedness Checklist

Take a deeper dive into each domain using the links below.

Domain 3: Pediatric Surge Capacity - Slides (no video) | Session Recording

Domain 6: Patient Tracking and Family Reunification - Slides (no video) | Session Recording

Domain 9: Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs - Slides (no video) | Session Recording

The EIIC will continue to build the library of resources related to the checklist. Those videos will be posted here.

Additional Resources