Illinois — State Partnership

Illinois EMSC State Partnership

Jan. 1, 1994 - March 31, 2022

Grant Number
H33MC31621 (pre-2018 H33MC06685)
Project Overview
The grant goal is to implement and maintain the Federal EMSC PMs, and continue to enhance the pediatric readiness of our state’s EMS System, by:
1. Developing processes to assure compliance with PMs 01, 02, 03, 06, 07, and 08.
2. Continuing to maintain achievement in all other performance measures.
3. Increasing state average score in National Pediatric Readiness Assessment by 10 points.
4. Participating in at least one quality improvement collaborative as defined by the EIIC.
Institution
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago (collaboration with Department of Public Health, Division of EMS)
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Regions

HRSA

5

EMSC

CARE

HPP

5

NASEMSO

Great Lakes

Contacts

Name Role(s) Phone Email
Susan Fuchs, MD
  • Program Director
(312) 227-6080 sfuchs@luriechildrens.org
Evelyn Lyons, RN, MPH
  • Program Manager
(312) 793-1234 evelyn.lyons@illinois.gov
J. Thomas (Tom) Willis
  • FAN
(630) 824-8042 tomwillis37@ymail.com

Products

Title Format Description Published/Revised Availability
Caring for Children During Disasters: Decontamination Education Module(s)/Curriculum The purpose this educational module is to provide education and resources that can assist providers in identifying the needs of … 2018 Available Online
Caring for Children During Disasters: Identifying, Tracking, and Reunifying Unaccompanied Minors Education Module(s)/Curriculum The purpose of this educational module is to provide education and resources that can assist providers in identifying the needs … 2019 Available Online
Caring for Children During Disasters: Incorporating Children in Disaster Exercises Education Module(s)/Curriculum The purpose of this educational module is to provide education and resources that can assist organizations in integrating children into … 2019 Available Online
Create Your Own Mock Code Program Toolkit This presentation was developed as part of a train-the-trainer workshop series created by Illinois EMSC to assist hospitals in developing … 2012 Available Online
Disaster Mental Health Response for Children (3rd Edition) Education Module(s)/Curriculum The purpose of this educational module is to provide education and resources that can be used as just-in-time training to … 2018 Available Online
Illinois EMSC Fact Sheet Fact Sheet/Brochure/Pamphlet Summary of EMSC 2018 Available Online
Pediatric Disaster Triage: Utilizing the JumpSTART Method Education Module(s)/Curriculum The purpose of the this online educational module is to provide a review of mass casualty incident (MCI) triage concepts … 2020 Available Online
Pediatric Hyperglycemia and Diabetic Ketoacidosis (5th Edition) Education Module(s)/Curriculum The purpose of the Pediatric Hyperglycemia and Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) Educational Module is to enhance the emergency care of pediatric … 2019 Available Online
Pediatric Seizures (4th Edition) Education Module(s)/Curriculum The purpose of this educational module is to enhance the emergency care of pediatric patients who present with seizure activity. … 2018 Available Online