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Emergency Medical Services for Children Day to highlight pediatric behavioral and mental health

For immediate release Contact: prehospital@emscimprovement.center AUSTIN, TEXAS, May 1, 2022–From 2019 to 2020, researchers found …


Coming up: EMS Week & EMSC Day

National EMS Week is our annual chance to thank the incredible prehospital practitioners who serve …


Apply to be a Scholar or Fellow

Are you interested in getting more involved in pediatric readiness to improve care of children? …


How to request an EMSC Day proclamation

National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week is quickly approaching! The week will be celebrated May …


ED pediatric readiness key to children’s survival one year out from injury

A new study has found that injured children have a 30 percent lower mortality risk …


Heartland EMSC Coalition human trafficking three-part symposium draws 900+ nightly

More than 24.9 million people — adults and children — are subjected to human trafficking …


State successes: Georgia EMSC progresses toward pediatric facility recognition

Data from the pediatric readiness survey indicates that EDs in Georgia are well-prepared to care …


EMSC Town Hall highlights SAMHSA rural health efforts

Humberto Carvalho, MPH, Project Officer, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), U.S. Department …


New pediatric checklist and toolkit available for EMS agencies

Pediatric readiness resources available to EMS agencies For immediate releaseContact: pprp@emscimprovement.centerAUSTIN, TEXAS, Dec. 9, 2021—Nearly …


Raising the bar for pediatric trauma care

More children die of injury each year than from all other causes combined. But only …