A Pediatric Champion is someone who is passionate about helping kids. EMSC of Minnesota relys on pediatric champions to ensure that all children and adolescents, no matter where they live or travel in our state, recieve the best appropriate care in a health emergency.
But you could be. Or you could be:
You will be part of a network of Pediatric Champions for EMS agencies and hospitals. We have developed the Peds Champion role to ensure there is a dedicated individual, or individuals, identified at the local EMS agency or hospital who will represent pediatric interests and serve as an advocate for children by completing the roles listed below.
Learn what a Peds Champion/Peds Emergency Care Coordinator (PECC) is and why it is important to have one at your EMS agency.