Alaska — SPROC

Alaska EMSC SPROC Program

June 1, 2012 - May 31, 2016

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Project Overview
This SPROC Program investigated solutions to overcome challenges of promptly delivering specialized pediatric care to children in rural, frontier, and wilderness communities of the state including the indigenous Alaska Native and American Indians. This project focused on: (1) increasing statewide pediatric-specific disaster preparedness training; (2) integrating pediatric components into state disaster response planning; (3) establishing a pediatric regionalization of care program; and (4) integrating pediatric components into the current state trauma designation, consultative, and educational processes.
Department of Health and Social Services, Trauma Program
Main Contact
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Name Role(s) Phone Email
Julie Rabeau
  • Principal Investigator


Title Type Publication/Event Published/Presented Identifier Details
Evaluating Systems of Pediatric Care in Remote and Frontier Alaska - Defining Essential Next Steps for Improvement Presentation EMSC Webinar 2016
Not Recorded
Alaska Trauma System and Mass Casualty 2016 Events Presentation SE Alaska EMS Symposium 2016
Not Recorded
Urban and rural patterns in emergent pediatric transfer: a call for regionalization Research Paper/Publication Journal of Rural Health 2014