We advocate for pediatric EMS education, research and policy, and improve the quality of care that children receive wherever and whenever they are in the care of EMS.
Provide high-quality educational materials for all prehospital providers
Conduct research to improve the care of children in the prehospital setting
Advocate for legislation and policies that forward pediatric health in EMS
Collaborate with other NAEMSP committees to forward the practice, art and science of EMS
Provide subject matter expertise for the American Academy of Pediatrics and American College of Emergency Physicians
Pediatric section of the Prehospital Guidelines Consortium
Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN) Publications
EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center: Accelerating Improvements in Quality Care for Children
Pediatric Decision Tree: A Tool for Prehospital Pediatric Destination Choice. This is an evidence-based guideline to suggest the type of pediatric hospital that can meet a child’s definitive needs. Created by a Targeted Issues Project Grant from the HRSA EMC program.