ERIC Number: ED373869
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Emergency Medical Services for Children: Abstracts of Active Projects FY 1994.
National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health, Washington, DC.
This publication provides abstracts of 32 active and 18 completed projects designed to improve pediatric emergency care. These projects are funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Maternal and Child Health Bureau, in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Issues addressed by these projects include the entire continuum of pediatric emergency care, from injury prevention and emergency medical services access through prehospital and emergency department care, intensive care, rehabilitation, and reintegration into the community. The abstracts of active projects are organized into three categories: implementation and demonstration projects, targeted issues grants, and resource centers. Each abstract for both active and completed projects contains: (1) the name, location, director, and grant number; (2) the problem addressed; (3) goals and objectives; (4) methodology; (5) evaluation; and (6) experience to date. (MDM)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Child Health, Federal Aid, Grants, Medical Services, Pediatrics, Pilot Projects, Program Descriptions, Rehabilitation, Resource Centers
National Maternal and Child Health Clearinghouse, 8201 Greensboro Drive, Suite 600, McLean, VA 22102 (free).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Health Resources and Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Office for Maternal and Child Health Services.
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: Emergency Medical Services; National Highway Traffic Safety Administration; Office of Maternal and Child Health