Disaster Preparedness Resources for Children and Families
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) – Children & Disasters: Disaster Preparedness to Meet Children’s Needs
EMSC Pediatric Disaster Preparedness Toolbox
National Pediatric Disaster Coalition
Disaster Preparedness for Children with Special Healthcare Needs
National Pediatric Readiness Project (NPRP) homepage
Joint policy statement: Guidelines for care of children in the emergency department.
Ann Emerg Med. 2009;54:543-552.
Dudley N, Ackerman A, Brown K, Snow S, American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Pediatric Emergency Medicine, American College of Emergency Physicians Pediatric Emergency Medicine Committee, Emergency Nurses Association Pediatric Committee. Patient- and family-centered care of children in the emergency department.
Pediatrics. 2015; 135: e255-e272.
EMSC Innovation & Improvement Center, Checklist: Essential Pediatric Domains and Considerations for Every Hospital’s Disaster Preparedness Policies
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