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We Stand in Solidarity

The EMS for Children Innovation and Improvement Center stands in solidarity with our stakeholders and …


Establishment of the National Advisory Committee on Children and Disasters (NACCD)

Today, the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR), Department of Health …


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WHO Launching International Collaborative Research Study

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Happy EMS Recognition Day!

On EMS Recognition Day, honor local EMS heroes who regularly go above and beyond what …


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Happy EMS Week - Save a Life Day!

Save-A-Life Day empowers the general public to learn and apply steps that can be taken …


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Happy EMS for Children Day!

EMS Week, and specifically EMS for Children Day, is a time to honor those who …


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EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center (EIIC): Next Phase

Children seeking emergency care will benefit from a greater focus on quality improvement science to …


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Happy EMS Week - Safety Day!

Safety Tuesday encourages responders to focus on risk and prevention rather than possible negative outcomes. …


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Happy EMS Week - Education Day!

Education Day Education Day seeks to highlight educational programs that serve the public as well …


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Preventing Adverse Childhood Experiences: Data to Action Notice of Funding Opportunity

Application Due Date: 07/13/2020On May 8, 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) …


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NEW PODCAST: Zen and the Art of Pediatric Readiness

You make tough calls when caring for acutely ill and injured children. Join Pediatric Emergency …


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Job Announcement: Supervisory Health Care Administrator

Supervisory Health Care Administrator, Director of Division of Research SummaryThis position is located in Health …


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NPRP Assessment Postponed

The National Pediatric Readiness Assessment scheduled to launch in June 2020 has been postponed. We …


Preserving Mental Health during the Global Coronavirus Pandemic Webinar

  • posted April 14, 2020

The AAP has teamed up with Emory University Global Health Institute, WebMD, Georgia Global Health …


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HRSA New Job Opportunity - Health Scientist

The Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau has posted a Health …


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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Update—Information for Clinicians Caring for Children and Pregnant Women

During this COCA Call, presenters will focus on current information about COVID-19 as it relates …


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SchoolSafety.gov Launches to Help Educators, Administrators, Parents, and Law Enforcement Prepare for Threats

WASHINGTON – The Trump Administration today launched the Federal School Safety Clearinghouse website: SchoolSafety.gov. This …


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Schools: Need infectious disease planning resources?

The Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools Technical Assistance Center (REMS TA) center offers a …


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What Health Care Providers Need to Know About 2019-Novel Coronavirus Webinar

Brought to you by ENA, the American College of Emergency Physicians, the Association of American …



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Public Input Requested as NHTSA and AHRQ Kick Off Systematic Review of Prehospital Airway Management

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), in partnership with the NHTSA Office of …


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AAP and Emergency Medical Organizations Say System-Wide Improvements Needed in Pre-Hospital Care for Children

Although roughly one in 10 emergency medical system (EMS) calls are for children, not all …


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Revised Quality Measures Available for Implementation

National EMS Quality Alliance Releases Revised EMS Compass MeasuresDateline: Fort Worth, TX, October 2019The National …


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Notice of Special Interest: Research on EMSC

Research ObjectivesThis Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) invites research applications that focuses on three specific …


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Flu Before Boo!

October means that it is flu shot season! The flu can pop up as early …


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2020 Annual EMS Today Conference

When: March 4-6, 2020 Where: Tampa, FL Watch for more information.


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2020 National Association of EMS Physicians Annual Meeting

When: January 6-11, 2019 Where: San Diego, CA Registration is open.Click here to review the …


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National EMS Advisory Council (NEMSAC)

When: January 14-16, 2020Where: Washington DC2020 meetings are tentatively planned for Jan. 14-16, 2020 (as …


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Evidence-Based Guideline for EMS Use of Naloxone Now Available

After a thorough review of published research and collaboration of a multidisciplinary expert panel, an …


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Pediatric Readiness: In Press

August’s issue of Pediatrics, contains both a commentary by the EIIC’s Dr. Kate Remick and …


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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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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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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 …


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PECC Learning Collaborative Final Report

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


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EMS Agenda 2050

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


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