Top NRC News Items
EMSC State Partnership Regionalization of Care (SPROC) Grant Released
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has released the new funding opportunity for the EMSC State Partnership Regionalization of Care (SPROC) Demonstration Grant Program.
This funding opportunity seeks grant proposals for the development of model programs to improve the transfer of pediatric patients to specialty medical centers through the process of a regionalized system of care. Read more..
PECARN Articles Make It to The Top 25!
The Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network's (PECARN) articles, "Factors Associated with Cervical Spine Injury in Children After Blunt Trauma" (Annals of Emergency Medicine, August 2011; 58(2)) and "Do Children With Blunt Head Trauma and Normal Cranial Computed Tomography Scan Results Require Hospitalization for Neurologic Observation?" (Annals of Emergency Medicine, October 2011; 58(4)) Read more..
EMSC Program Launches "PEDPrepared," A Pediatric Disaster Clearinghouse
In its 2010 Report to the President and Congress, the National Commission on Children and Disasters drew attention to the limited availability and inaccessibility of resources for pediatric disaster preparedness. Read more..
NRC Updates Coalition Building Toolbox
The EMSC National Resource Center (NRC) has recently updated its toolbox on Coalition Building. The toolbox features a variety of resources that can assist the EMSC community in achieving collaborative results by Read more..
Annual EMSC Program Meeting
Each year, the Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) Program holds an Annual Program Meeting in the late Spring/early Summer. The meeting is typically held jointly with the Mid-year Meeting of the National Association of State EMS Officials.