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Education & Resources

The EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center develops education and resources aimed at improving care for acutely ill and injured children. Pediatric Education and Advocacy Kits (PEAKs) are collections of best practice educational resources designed to …

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The EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center develops education and resources aimed at improving care for …

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Emergency Care for Pediatric Seizures for the Prehospital Medical Provider

This is a five-part mini-series on pediatric seizures, made for YOU the paramedic. We want to ensure that all children in the United States and its Territories consistently receive appropriate, effective, and timely pediatric emergency …

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This is a five-part mini-series on pediatric seizures, made for YOU the paramedic. We want …

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Emergency Department Pediatric Performance Measures Toolkit

Assessing the quality of medical care and identifying opportunities for improvement of care is an important responsibility of medical professionals, as well as all health care facilities. Though children account for 20% of emergency care …

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Hospital Prehospital Quality Improvement Research

Assessing the quality of medical care and identifying opportunities for improvement of care is an …

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Emergency Information Form for Children With Special Health Care Needs

This important document will assure prompt and appropriate care for Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN). Now, when these patients present to emergency departments or health care professionals with an acute illness or injury, …

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This important document will assure prompt and appropriate care for Children with Special Health Care …

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Emergency Information Forms and Emergency Preparedness for Children With Special Health Care Needs (AAP & ACEP)

Children with chronic medical conditions rely on complex management plans for problems that cause them to be at increased risk for subop- timal outcomes in emergency situations. The emergency information form (EIF) is a medical …

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Children with chronic medical conditions rely on complex management plans for problems that cause them …

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Emergency Medical Dispatch Guidecards (New Jersey)

New Jersey Department of Health, Office of Emergency Services (February 2020)

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New Jersey Department of Health, Office of Emergency Services (February 2020)

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Epilepsy Foundation Seizure Action Plan Document

Fillable resource for caregivers to organize their child's seizure information

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Fillable resource for caregivers to organize their child's seizure information

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Epilepsy Foundation Seizure First Aid Infographic - multiple languages

Infographics from the Epilepsy Foundation on seizure first aid. Version in multiple languages available for download

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Infographics from the Epilepsy Foundation on seizure first aid. Version in multiple languages available for …

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Episode 1: Let’s talk about seizures

This is the first in a five-part mini-series on pediatric seizures, made for YOU the paramedic. In this episode we cover how you can identify a seizure and some of the differences between an adult …

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Episode 2: The ABC’s of seizure

This is the second of five episodes on pediatric seizures in the pre-hospital field. In this episode we discuss first priorities in seizure management, specifically supporting the airway, breathing, and circulation while a child is …

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This is the second of five episodes on pediatric seizures in the pre-hospital field. In …

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Episode 3: Pediatric seizure treatment--give benzos!

In this episode we break down the ideal and simple treatment protocol. It is a high priority to get benzodiazepines on board. The good news is you don’t have to place an IV right away. …

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In this episode we break down the ideal and simple treatment protocol. It is a …

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Episode 4: Pick the nose - intranasal meds for seizures

We heard last time the key is to get benzo’s on board quickly! Stop the seizure! In this video I partner with Yolo county EMS. Together we cover 3 reasons why you should pick the …

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We heard last time the key is to get benzo’s on board quickly! Stop the …

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Episode 5: Pediatric seizures - all the other stuff

We have covered what seizures look like, to prioritize the ABC’s and stop the seizures-even pick the nose (consider intranasal meds)! In this episode we dive into the key history, physical exam, and documentation practices …

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We have covered what seizures look like, to prioritize the ABC’s and stop the seizures-even …

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Equipment & Supply Grant Information

Included below are grant and funding opportunities for equipment and supplies purchases. Disclaimer: Grant & application periods vary, and not everything listed here will always be open.

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Included below are grant and funding opportunities for equipment and supplies purchases. Disclaimer: Grant & …

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Equipment Checklist Examples

Examples of equipment checklists from across the country.

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Examples of equipment checklists from across the country.

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