Search

284 Results related to Patients & Families (click to remove) or State Partnerships (click to remove) or Document (click to remove)


Future of Emergency Care Series

In 2006, the Institute of Medicine (now the National Academies of Medicine), released the Future of Emergency Care, a series of reports that included "Emergency Medical Services at the Crossroads," "Hospital-Based Emergency Care: At the …

In 2006, the Institute of Medicine (now the National Academies of Medicine), released the Future …


Bereavement Support Resources for Families and Professionals

Presented February 20, 2019 Fatality Review personnel, caregivers, and workers dealing with bereaved families often express their need to know more about how to communicate with and provide services for families following an infant or …

Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families Prehospital Practitioners
Relevant to:
Advocacy Prehospital

Presented February 20, 2019 Fatality Review personnel, caregivers, and workers dealing with bereaved families often …

Audience Details
Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families Prehospital Practitioners
Relevant to:
Advocacy Prehospital

Communication Cards

These communication cards, originally created by the Minnesota EMSC Program, have been adapted by a few states. Each version is available here.

Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Prehospital Practitioners
Relevant to:
Prehospital

These communication cards, originally created by the Minnesota EMSC Program, have been adapted by a …

Audience Details
Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Prehospital Practitioners
Relevant to:
Prehospital

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, …

Information for:
EMSC Stakeholders
Relevant to:
Research State Partnerships

Welcome to our searchable database of all EMSC grants. Below you will find all current …

Audience Details
Information for:
EMSC Stakeholders
Relevant to:
Research State Partnerships

EM Pulse Podcast: Please Don't Hurt Me!

Kids, pain, and the emergency department can be a set up for disaster. In this podcast, three pediatric specialists get into why that is and how we can all be better at treating kids in …

Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families

Kids, pain, and the emergency department can be a set up for disaster. In this …

Audience Details
Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families

EMGuidewire: Pediatric Pain Management

Join the EMGuidewire team and Drs. Allen and Fox from Carolinas Medical Center as they discuss tips for mitigating anxiety and pain in the pediatric patient.

Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families

Join the EMGuidewire team and Drs. Allen and Fox from Carolinas Medical Center as they …

Audience Details
Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families

EMSC Program Support

The EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center’s (EIIC) grant directives include supporting Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) program grantees and helping coordinate communications for the program. EMSC funds and supports improvements in pediatric emergency care …

Information for:
EMSC Stakeholders
Relevant to:
State Partnerships

The EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center’s (EIIC) grant directives include supporting Emergency Medical Services for …

Audience Details
Information for:
EMSC Stakeholders
Relevant to:
State Partnerships

SKIP: Psychological Therapies & Headache Pain

Pain fact infographic from Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) on the benefits of psychological therapies in children and adolescents with headache pain.

Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families Prehospital Practitioners

Pain fact infographic from Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) on the benefits of psychological …

Audience Details
Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families Prehospital Practitioners

CHEO: Reduce Your Infant's Pain During Newborn Blood Tests

Video from Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) demonstrating how to comfort and help reduce newborn pain during blood work or other needle procedures.

Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families

Video from Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) demonstrating how to comfort and help reduce …

Audience Details
Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families

Alberta Health Service: Comfort Care Plan

Resource developed by Child Life Services at Alberta Children's Hospital/Alberta Heath Services to communicate how to make your experience more comfortable before, during and after a healthcare visit.

Information for:
Patients & Families

Resource developed by Child Life Services at Alberta Children's Hospital/Alberta Heath Services to communicate how …

Audience Details
Information for:
Patients & Families

SKIP: Mom Hack: What You Can Do When Kids Are Afraid of Needles

Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) asked moms for some simple and easy things they've tried that helped their kids with needle fear.

Information for:
Patients & Families

Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) asked moms for some simple and easy things they've …

Audience Details
Information for:
Patients & Families

SKIP: Opioids Can Be Safe When Used Properly

Information from Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) on use and safety of opioids when prescribed to children and teens for the management of pain.

Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families

Information from Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) on use and safety of opioids when …

Audience Details
Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families

SKIP: Needle Pain & Phobia. How to Avoid Fear of Needles & Vaccines by Andrea Furlan, MD, PhD

Andrea Furlan, MD, PhD., from Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) discusses evidence-based strategies to help babies, children and adults to overcome their fear of needles and to decrease pain from needle pokes.

Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families Prehospital Practitioners

Andrea Furlan, MD, PhD., from Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) discusses evidence-based strategies to …

Audience Details
Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families Prehospital Practitioners

PAMI®: Communication Cards

The Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI®) Communication Cards are designed as a tool for EMS, emergency triage and other healthcare providers to communicate with patients and their family members in what can be a …

Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families

The Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI®) Communication Cards are designed as a tool for …

Audience Details
Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families

TREKK: How to Help When Your Child Needs a Needle Poke

This video from TREKK provides information about needle pokes and useful tips for parents and families who have a child that may require a needle poke.

Information for:
Patients & Families

This video from TREKK provides information about needle pokes and useful tips for parents and …

Audience Details
Information for:
Patients & Families

TREKK: How to Help When Your Child Needs to Get a Needle Poke

Interactive document from TREKK provides age-specific tips for caregivers and families who have a child that may require a needle poke.

Information for:
Patients & Families

Interactive document from TREKK provides age-specific tips for caregivers and families who have a child …

Audience Details
Information for:
Patients & Families

PAMI®: Virtual Reality Viewer Brochure

Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI®) developed brochure on use of cardboard VR with a listing of suggested free applications to accompany use with smartphones.

Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families Prehospital Practitioners

Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI®) developed brochure on use of cardboard VR with a …

Audience Details
Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families Prehospital Practitioners

PAMI®: Virtual Reality for Pain Management How-To Video

Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI) has created this video guide to simplify use of our virtual reality viewer to help ease pain and anxiety for pediatric and adult patients. Virtual reality has proven to …

Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families Prehospital Practitioners

Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI) has created this video guide to simplify use of …

Audience Details
Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families Prehospital Practitioners

PAMI®: Virtual Reality for Pain Management

Learn about the Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI®) Virtual Reality Viewer tool that is recommended for non-pharmacologic and distraction toolkits to assist pediatric patients in pain. Virtual reality has proven to be an effective …

Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families Prehospital Practitioners

Learn about the Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI®) Virtual Reality Viewer tool that is …

Audience Details
Information for:
Clinicians Nurses Patients & Families Prehospital Practitioners

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 …

Information for:
Advocates & Policymakers Clinicians EMSC Stakeholders Patients & Families Researchers
Relevant to:
Knowledge Management

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

Audience Details
Information for:
Advocates & Policymakers Clinicians EMSC Stakeholders Patients & Families Researchers
Relevant to:
Knowledge Management