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Nprp

2021 Assessment OPEN!

We are excited for you to take the NPRP assessment on behalf of your emergency department (ED)! Click on the ‘Let’s Get Started’ button on the right to begin the assessment. You may want to print a copy of the assessment and review it with your ED Nurse Manager and/or Medical Director to become familiar with the...
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Toddler Sitting On Blanket

Advocate for Children

In 1999, the EMSC Program created the Family Advisory Network (FAN) to facilitate the inclusion of family representatives in state EMSC programs. Today, the FAN membership includes family representatives from most states and U.S. territories. A FAN advocates for all children and members contribute to their state program activities in numerous ways, including, but not...
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Happy Child Swimming

Summer is Here ~ Protect Your Melon

The long awaited season in Minnesota is finally here, summer! With the warm weather and kids out of school, now is the perfect time to ride your bike. Biking offers fun, freedom and exercise along with being good for the environment. Get outside and enjoy but be safe while doing so.    Here are some top...
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Doctors Pushing Stretcher Emergency Room

Ready or Not Here We Come!

Are YOU Ready? The majority of ill and injured children seek care at the closest emergency department (ED) in their community. It is critical that all EDs have the appropriate resources and staff to provide effective emergency care for children. The main goal of the Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) Program is to ensure...
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