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.

District of Columbia — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2015 - Aug. 30, 2019

Award amount: $600000.00

Illinois — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2015 - Aug. 30, 2019
Massachusetts — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2015 - Aug. 30, 2019
New Mexico — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2015 - Aug. 30, 2019
Oklahoma — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2015 - Aug. 30, 2019
Maryland — Targeted Issue
PDTree: An EMS triage tool for Pediatric Destination Decision Making
Sept. 1, 2016 - Aug. 31, 2019

‚Ä¢ Problem: EMS protocols lack guidance for EMS transport direction for ill or injured children. An ideal triage tool would identify patients likely to benefit from direct transport to designated pediatric centers (reduce undertriage) without overtaxing EMS systems or specialty care facilities (avoid overtriage). ‚Ä¢ Based on analysis for MD: …

Award amount: $792746.00

Michigan — Targeted Issue
EMS Error Reduction Study (MI-PEERS)
Sept. 1, 2016 - Aug. 31, 2019

‚Ä¢ Goal: Decrease pediatric drug dosing errors through a drug dosing safety system (DDSS). Demonstrate that a drug dosing safety system with integrated continuing educational and evaluative process can reduce the rate of EMS pediatric drug dosing errors in children 12 and younger. ‚Ä¢ Use an internet-based learning system to …

Award amount: $825000.00

North Carolina — Targeted Issue
Pediatric Performance Measures: Improving EMS Care for Time-Critical Illness and Injury
Sept. 1, 2016 - Aug. 31, 2019

Our proposal will explore the intersection of EMS care, benchmarking, personalized messaging, education, and novel communication platforms to drive performance change in the field. Change has yet to be made in our community, despite this wealth of knowledge. If we can successfully implement a low-cost method of driving real change …

Award amount: $823917.00

Pennsylvania — Targeted Issue
Advancing Family Centered Care and Quality Self-Assessment for Pediatric Resuscitation Readiness
Sept. 1, 2016 - Aug. 31, 2019

Creating capacity for rigorous QI on pediatric resuscitation readiness beyond children‚Äôs and academic hospitals to community EDs. by creating and testing evidence-based QI instruments. 1. Develop an interactive web-based Pediatric Resuscitation Quality Self-assessment Toolkit for emergency care, grounded in video-review with robust assessment of patient-specific care delivery, team performance and …

Award amount: $824293.00

Wisconsin — Targeted Issue
The Charlotte, Houston, and Milwaukee Prehospital (CHaMP) Research Node
Sept. 1, 2016 - Aug. 31, 2019

Goals: This project will sustain and strengthen the capacity of CHaMP, which is already integrated with the Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN), to conduct high-quality multi-center pediatric prehospital research that closes priority knowledge gaps. Specifically this project will: (1)Contribute to the science of pediatric prehospital care through the …

Award amount: $1199982.00

California — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2023

Award amount: $2799996.00

California — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2023
California — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2023
Colorado — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2023
Connecticut — Targeted Issue
Pediatric Emergency Care Coordination in EMS Agencies: Measuring the Influence, Magnifying the Improvement
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2022

Pediatric Emergency Care Coordinators (PECCs) are believed to have a positive effect on pediatric prehospital care by ensuring training, education, and resources that establish standards and encourage guideline adherence in EMS agencies. However, many aspects of PECC training and evaluation, as well as the effects of PECCs on health outcomes …

Award amount: $1300000.00

Georgia — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2023
Louisiana — Targeted Issue
Pediatric Care Coordination in EMS Agencies – Improving Child Health Outcomes in Louisiana
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2022

This project will improve system readiness in Louisiana’s emergency healthcare system by creating a statewide consortium of PECCs in EMS agencies. Establishing this statewide system of collaboration will provide resources, support networks, education, training, and personnel development that will ultimately improve pediatric emergency care across Louisiana. Data from multiple EMS …

Award amount: $1300000.00

Michigan — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2023
Missouri — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2023
North Carolina — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2023
North Carolina — Targeted Issue
System Readiness Improvements through the EMS Pediatric Emergency Care Coordinators Program
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2022

Due to high personnel turnover and inexperience in pediatric emergency care among EMS workers, it can be difficult to ensure that new medical guidelines are fully implemented in a timely manner. The goal of this project is to expand upon and improve an existing program and establish a sustainable, affordable, …

Award amount: $1294742.00

New York — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2023

Award amount: $2799999.00

Ohio — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2023

Award amount: $2799077.00

Ohio — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2023

Award amount: $2799589.00

Oregon — Targeted Issue
A Multi-State Evaluation of Emergency Department Pediatric Readiness: Guideline Update and Association with Quality, Outcomes, and Cost
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2022

The National Pediatric Readiness Project (NPRP) launched in 2012 to ensure ideal pediatric emergency care by implementing standardized guidelines for EDs and measuring their improvement. However, the ability of EDs to adopt and implement these guidelines, the impact on health outcomes, and the associated costs have not yet been evaluated. …

Award amount: $1298111.00

Pennsylvania — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2023
Rhode Island — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2023

Award amount: $2794435.00

Texas — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2023
Texas — PECARN
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2023
Texas — Targeted Issue
Developing a National Pediatric Readiness Project Quality Improvement Data Registry
Sept. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2022

The majority (83%) of children seek care in non-pediatric specialty emergency departments (ED). On average EDs see less than 15 pediatric patients a day and less than 50% report a quality improvement (QI) process for pediatric patients. Results from the National Pediatric Readiness Project (NPRP) demonstrated over 80% of US …

Award amount: $1290472.00