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NHTSA Announces Funding Opportunity

Develop Prehospital Pain Management Evidence-Based Guideline Every day EMS Clinicians treat patients suffering from pain. …

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5 New Grants Awarded for Targeted Issues Grant Program

The HRSA EMSC Targeted Issues grant program has awarded five new grants for the 2019-2022 …

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Helping Children Cope After a Traumatic Event

After this weekends mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, adding to list of many …


COPE - Compassionate Options for Pediatric EMS

EMS Coping After Scene Death of a Child Emergency Medical Services (EMS) providers are highly …

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10 Days Left to Nominate a 2019 Community Star!

DON'T BE LATE, NOMINATE!As a valued partner of the National Organization of State Offices of …

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New White Paper: Quality Improvement in Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC)

We are very pleased to announce that the most recent white paper, Quality Improvement in …


New Webinar: The Future of EMS Education: Revising the EMS Education Standards

EMS Focus webinar hosted by NHTSA’s Office of EMS on August 22 at 12pm ET …

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Critical Crossroads: Pediatric Mental Health Care in the Emergency Department Webinar

Learn How To Use New Resources for HospitalsThe Critical Crossroads toolkit is a new resource …

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National Child Heatstroke Prevention Awareness Day is July 31

This year, NHTSA is also asking everyone to participate in the Heatstroke Awareness Challenge.Create a …


PECC Learning Collaborative Final Report

The Comprehensive Final Report of the PECC Learning Collaborative is now available! Download here to …

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Funding Opportunity Announcement: Pediatric Disaster Care Centers of Excellence

In April, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the Assistant …

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Comment: National EMS Quality Alliance (NEMSQA) Draft Measure Specifications

Open for comment through Wednesday July 17, 2019 at 6:00PM ET.In 2017, NHTSA awarded the …


2019 EMSC All Grantee Meeting

Thank you! THANK YOU to all of you who joined us at the 2019 EMSC …


Pediatric Readiness Community of Practice

After a needs assessment this fall, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) National Pediatric Readiness …

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EMS Agenda 2050

People Centered Vision for the Future of Emergency Medical Services After more than two years …

AAP, ACEP and ENA Publish Updated Joint Guidelines, “Pediatric Readiness in the Emergency Department,”

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) and the …

2019 EMSC All-Grantee Meeting


Room block registration closes on July 19th

Conference registration closes August 15th

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