Pediatric Readiness for Emergency Departments


Inter-facility Transfer Guidelies and Agreements

Inter-facility Transfer Guidelies and Agreements

Moving critically ill or injured children from one facility to another is stressful. Pre-planning for a pediatric transfer will ensure a safe and timely inter-facility transports - (see generic templates).

Inter-facility Transfer Tool Box

https://emscimprovement.center/education-and-resources/toolkits/interfacility-transfer-toolbox/

Inter-Facility Transfer Tool Kit

 Inter-Facility_Toolkit_-_7.10.2018version.pdf

                     Templates 


Inter-Facility Transfer Agreements Tool Kit

Inter-Facility_Toolkit_-_7.10.2018 section 5.pdf

                      Templates


Quality Improvement and Follow up for Inter Facility Transfers

Inter-Facility_Toolkit_-_7.10.2018 section 8.pdf

                     Templates





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Pediatric Emergency Care Coordinator

Pediatric Emergency Care Coordinator

Emergency departments who have a coordinator(s) dedicated to the care of pediatric patients are more prepared than those ED's who do have not identified a pediatric emergency care coordinator.

Guidelines for Administration and Coordination of the ED for the Care of Children 

https://emscimprovement.center/domains/hospital-based-care/pediatric-readiness-project/readiness-toolkit/guidelines-administration-and-coordination-ed-care-children/


Pediatric Coordinator Role Responsibilities 


Designated Pediatric Emergency Care Coordinator 


SD CAH Designated Pediatric Emergency Care Coordinators 

Eureka Community Health		Avera St. Benedict	Winner Regional Hospital
Freeman Regional Health		Avera St. Luke's	Avera Gettysburg Hospital
Sanford Canton-Inwood 		Mobridge Regional	Landmann-Jungman Hospital
Lead-Deadwood Regional		St. Michael's Avera	Wagner Community Health
Regional Health Sturgis		Madison Regional	Pioneer Memorial 
Fall River Health



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Pediatric Disaster Planning

Pediatric Disaster Planning

Pediatric Disaster Preparedness Tool Kit

https://emscimprovement.center/education-and-resources/toolkits/pediatric-disaster-preparedness-toolbox/

AAP Pediatric Preparedness Resource Kit

https://www.aap.org/en-us/advocacy-and-policy/aap-health-initiatives/Children-and-Disasters/Documents/PedPreparednessKit.pdf


 Templates 

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Joint Policy Statement - Guidelines for Care of Children in the ED

Joint Policy Statement - Guidelines for Care of Children in the ED

From the American Academy of Pediatrics

Joint Policy Statement - Guidelines for Care of Children in the Emergency Department 

https://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/124/4/1233

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Pre-hospital EMS Trauma Report for ED's

Pre-hospital EMS Trauma Report for ED's

Pre-hospital EMS Report for ED's 


              Templates

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