Templates & Resources

Pediatric Emergency Care Coordinator

Emergency departments who have a coordinator(s) dedicated to the care of pediatric patients are more prepared .

Inter-facility Transfer Guidelines

Pre-planning for a pediatric transfer will ensure a safe and timely inter-facility transports.

Pediatric Readiness and Mortality Impact

In-hospital mortality decreases in critically ill children in ED's with a higher pediatric readiness scores

Inter-hospital Transfers:American College of Surgeons "Orange Book"

Inter-hospital Transfers Chapter 4, pages 30 -40

Inter-Facility Transfer Agreements Tool Kit

Transfer agreement templates

Guidelines for Improving Pediatric Patient Safety in the ED

Resources for the unique needs of pediatric care and safety

Umbilical Vein Kit

Equipment considerations for umbilical vein kit

Death of a Child in the Emergency Department

The death of a child in the ED is medically complex and emotionally challenging. The AAP provides resources for dealing with pediatric death before, during and after in the ED setting.