Arizona — SPROC

Arizona Pediatric Prepared Emergency Care (PPEC) Program

June 1, 2012 - May 31, 2016

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Project Overview
Goals: (1) expand Arizona’s Pediatric Facility Recognition Program, Prepared Emergency Care (PPEC), into more rural and tribal communities within the state; and (2) integrate evidence-based guidelines into clinical decision-making for all participating facilities.
Department of Health Services, Maternal and Child Health, Injury Prevention
Main Contact
Award Amount


Name Role(s) Phone Email
Tomi St. Mars, MSN, RN


Title Type Publication/Event Published/Presented Identifier Details
Pediatric Prepared Emergency Care Poster Arizona Pediatrics in the Rocks Conference 2016
Not available
Arizona's Emergency Medical Services for Children Pediatric Designation System for Emergency Departments Research Paper/Publication Journal of Emergency Medicine 2016
Urban and rural patterns in emergent pediatric transfer: a call for regionalization Research Paper/Publication Journal of Rural Health 2014