Press releases


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 …


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 …


PRESS RELEASE: Raising the bar for pediatric trauma care

Pediatric readiness assessment to be required for trauma center verification For immediate releaseContact: km@emscimprovement.center(NOV. 23, …


New Regional Pediatric Pandemic Network will partner with EIIC to build on EMSC disaster preparedness efforts

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has announced a new award of $9,700,000 to fund a five-year grant to five children’s hospitals to establish the Regional Pediatric Pandemic Network.