EMSC Grants Database

Welcome to our searchable database of all EMSC grants. Below you will find all current and historical grants organized by state. By clicking on a state, you will access all grants (Targeted Issues, State Partnership, SPROC, PECARN) issued to that state. Under each grant you will find:

  • Summary of the project
  • Total award amount
  • HRSA, EMSC, HPP and NASEMSO Region
  • Grant contacts

The database is also searchable by keyword, grant type or state. We are committed to keeping our database as current as possible. If you notice a needed update or error, please contact us.

California — Targeted Issue
The California EMSC Project
Oct. 1, 1991 - Nov. 30, 1994

The goals of this project are to (1) implement statewide standards and guidelines for EMS for Children that will be integrated into local and regional emergency and critical care systems and (2) provide technical assistance to EMS agencies and to community health and safety organizations.

Idaho — Targeted Issue
Pediatric Medical Emergencies Interactive Videodisc Program
Oct. 1, 1991 - Sept. 30, 1994

In an effort to remedy the deficiency in access to quality pediatric continuing education, new approaches using interactive videodisc technology need to be implemented. The goals of this project are to (1) reduce the mortality and morbidity experienced by children in medical emergency situations, through improved training of emergency medical …

New York — Targeted Issue
Development of a Regional Pediatric Data Surveillance System
Oct. 1, 1991 - March 31, 1994

The goals of this project are to (1) convert a regional manual data collection system (developed with a previous EMS for Children grant) to a computerized one using existing databases at each hospital and modern computer technology; (2) expedite centralized data acquisition via diskettes/modems; (3) expand the data set to …

New York — Targeted Issue
Training of Paramedics in Pediatric Endotracheal Intubation
Oct. 1, 1991 - Dec. 31, 1993

The goals of this project are to (1) evaluate the pediatric advanced life support component of New York City's emergency medical services (EMS) system; (2) enable the paramedics of New York City's EMS to intubate all children regardless of age; and (3) develop a quality assurance mechanism for pediatric advanced …

Award amount: $200000.00

New York — Targeted Issue
Pediatric Teaching Resources for Paramedics
Oct. 1, 1991 - March 31, 1994

N/A

New York — Targeted Issue
Teaching Resource for Instructors in Prehospital Pediatrics for EMTs (TRIPP BLS)
Sept. 1, 1993 - Aug. 31, 1997

The known problems of training prehospital personnel to care for children have been outlined in the Institute of Medicine report. Many of these problems are addressed in the new Emergency Medical Technician Basic (EMT-B): National Standard Curriculum. However, the leaders in emergency medical services (EMS) education recognize that EMS instructors …

Award amount: $530000.00

Arkansas — Targeted Issue
Outcome Evaluation of EMSC
Oct. 1, 1993 - Sept. 30, 1995

The goals of this project are to (1) validate scales for measuring cognitive and physical or general adaptive morbidity; (2) determine whether the Pediatric Overall Performance Category (POPC) and Pediatric Cerebral Performance Category (PCPC) scales differentiate between children of varying cognitive and general adaptive functional abilities; (3) obtain supplemental data …

Award amount: $297660.00

California — Targeted Issue
Prospective Randomized Study on the Effect of Prehospital Pediatric Intubation on Outcome
Oct. 1, 1993 - Sept. 30, 1995

The goals of this project are to: (1) educate all paramedics in Los Angeles and Orange Counties in pediatric endotracheal intubation; (2) upgrade previously attained pediatric airway management skills including bag-valve-mask ventilation, obstructed airway management, and trauma airway management; (3) evaluate the success and complication rates of pediatric intubation by …

Award amount: $555188.00

California — Targeted Issue
Evaluation of California Emergency Medical Services for Children Model
Oct. 1, 1993 - Oct. 31, 1996

The goals of this project are to (1) monitor and evaluate the California EMS for Children model in two EMS systems-- one urban, one rural-- in order to analyze the administrative and program costs of implementing the model; (2) identify political, technological, legal, and financial barriers to implementing the California …

Missouri — Targeted Issue
Methodology for Evaluation and Reduction of Pain and Distress in Pediatric Emergencies
Oct. 1, 1993 - Sept. 30, 1996

There exists an emotional toll of injury and illness in settings that offer emergency medical services for children. The goals of this project are to (1) reduce the physical and emotional impact of emergencies on the child, the family, and the health environment; (2) develop a methodology to assess interventions …

Connecticut — Targeted Issue
School Nurse EMS for Children
Oct. 1, 1994 - March 31, 1997

The goals of this project are to (1) reduce morbidity and mortality in children and youth who are injured or become ill at school through the development, implementation, and national dissemination of an effective training modelSchool Nurse Emergency Medical Services for Children; (2) restructure the existing Emergency Care Training for …

District of Columbia — Targeted Issue
Effective Communication and Cultural Competence in Emergency Care of the Adolescent
Oct. 1, 1994 - March 31, 1997

The goals of this project are to (1) improve emergency medical services (EMS) provider capabilities in communicating with and understanding adolescents; (2) develop curriculum to reflect current knowledge in adolescent health and cultural competence; (3) use several educational modalities, including lectures, case scenarios, role playing, self-assessment exercises, and small group …

Award amount: $300000.00

Illinois — Targeted Issue
Program Against Violent Events (PAVE)
Oct. 1, 1994 - Sept. 30, 1996

Homicide is the leading cause of death for black male youth. The goals of this project are to (1) develop and evaluate effective intervention models that contribute to reducing both the incidence and the lethality of violence; (2) develop a peer role model intervention; and (2) train Emergency Medical Services …

Missouri — Targeted Issue
Psychological First Aid for Violent Injuries to Children
Oct. 1, 1994 - Sept. 30, 1997

The goals of this project are to (1) reduce the physical and emotional impact of emergencies on the child, family, and health environment; (2) develop a methodology to assess interventions designed to improve outcome; (3) test the assessment tool in a prospective trial so as to validate the methodology; (4) …

Award amount: $900000.00

New Mexico — Targeted Issue
EMS Personnel as Community Injury Prevention Advocates
Oct. 1, 1994 - March 31, 1997

New Mexico has the second highest injury fatality rate in the country. Factors such as youth, minority status, and poverty are associated with higher rates of risk-taking and injury. The goals of this project are to (1) reduce the morbidity and mortality associated with childhood injury in New Mexico by …

Pennsylvania — Targeted Issue
EMSC Data Enhancement Project
Oct. 1, 1994 - Sept. 30, 1997

The recent report of the Institute of Medicine on emergency medical services for children (EMSC) says that understanding and overcoming the EMS for Children information gap requires compiling data on the particular role that individual system components play in emergency care. The goals of this project are to (1) analyze …

Washington — Targeted Issue
Statewide Drowning Prevention Through the Washington State EMS and Trauma Systems
Oct. 1, 1994 - June 30, 1997

The goals of this project are to (1) decrease the mortality and morbidity of children ages 0-21 years due to submersion incidents in Washington State over a 2-year period; (2) establish community-based drowning prevention programs; (3) disseminate water safety education among children and their parents; (4) target an age group …

Texas — Targeted Issue
Improving Primary Care Physician Education and Involvement in EMS
Aug. 1, 1995 - July 31, 1997

The goals of this project are to (1) improve emergency medical services for children (EMS for Children) awareness and involvement through an EMS for Children curriculum developed and presented by pediatric emergency medicine fellows and faculty for senior level pediatric and family practice residents; (2) prepare a package of written …

Oklahoma — Targeted Issue
Child Care Health and Safety Training Development and Network Development
Oct. 1, 1995 - Sept. 30, 1998

This project aims to decrease the morbidity and mortality from injuries and the incidence of communicable diseases in the 0-5 years population attending licensed child care. The goals of this project are to (1) develop an ongoing training program for licensed child care providers in Oklahoma; (2) establish a linkage …

Texas — Targeted Issue
EMSC: A Model for Knowledge Transfer and Utilization to the Yet Uncommitted
Oct. 1, 1995 - Sept. 30, 1998

The goals of this project are to (1) encourage the establishment of committees on pediatric emergency medicine (PEM) in all appropriate chapters of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP); (2) organize priorities from the Institute of Medicine (IOM) Report to the Nation on Emergency Medical Services for Children as described …

New Hampshire — Targeted Issue
New Hampshire EMSC TI for Children with Special Healthcare Needs (CSHCN)
Oct. 1, 1996 - Sept. 30, 1998

N/A

New Hampshire — Targeted Issue
What Constitutes Appropriate Use of EMSC in Managed Care?
Oct. 1, 1996 - Sept. 30, 1998

N/A

New Hampshire — Targeted Issue
New Hampshire Emergency Medical Services for Children Targeted Issues
Oct. 1, 1996 - Sept. 30, 1998

The goals of this project are to (1) implement the pediatric section of the statewide trauma plan and create a pediatric trauma care system in New Hampshire; (2) identify and designate all acute care facilities in the state by level of pediatric care according to the trauma plan; (3) develop …

Rhode Island — Targeted Issue
PEDI-STAT-A Model for the Coordination of EMS for Children with Special Health Care Needs
Oct. 1, 1996 - Aug. 31, 1999

The goals of this project are to (1) develop a functional model for regional emergency medical services (EMS) systems that coordinates emergency care of children with special health needs (CSHN), emphasizing communication, education, and cooperation among families, primary care and specialty physicians, local EMS providers, hospitals, and regional 911 centers; …

Utah — Targeted Issue
Utah EMSC with Special Health Care Needs
Oct. 1, 1996 - Sept. 30, 1998

Technology-assisted children (TAC) are currently an underserved population with repsect to emergency medical services (EMS) systems. The goals of this project are to (1) improve the quality of prehospital emergency care rendered to children who depend on medical technology; (2) require acute care facilities or other facilities to notify the …

Wisconsin — Targeted Issue
Project UJIMA: A Youth Violence Intervention/Prevention Project
Oct. 1, 1996 - Sept. 30, 1998

The goals of this project are to (1) reduce Emergency Department violent injury recidivism in youth by promoting positive development and quality of life; and (2) establish a network of mental and psychological services, with hospital and community agency partnerships, in order to create an effective and efficient intervention strategy.

Alabama — State Partnership
April 1, 1997 - Present
Delaware — State Partnership
April 1, 1997 - Present

Award amount: $130000.00

Hawaii — State Partnership
April 1, 1997 - Present
Illinois — State Partnership
April 1, 1997 - Present

Award amount: $130000.00