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Welcome to Indiana Emergency
Medical Services for Children

iEMSC focuses on improving the quality of emergency care for children and seeks to integrate children’s interests into the existing EMS system. We represent the unique needs of children within the EMS community throughout the state and work to ensure that all children everywhere in the state have timely access to appropriate emergency medical care.


Nominate an EMSC Hero Today!

Do you know someone or a group that goes above and beyond for children? Then nominate them as a EMSC Hero!

Email margo.knefelkamp@indianapolisems.org with your nomination.  Simply tell us the name, contact information and why you are nominating them in the email.  We will be taking nominations all year long and the nominees will be honored at the 2017 Healthcare Heroes Awards Breakfast.

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Get ED Ready

Website is now live!  This network reaches and connects Riley Hospital for Children to multiple emergency departments across the state to improve access to proven pediatric protocols and education materials.  For additional resources and to meet the team. 


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Peds Ready Data

Look where Indiana stands. WE NEED YOU TO FIND YOUR PEDIATRIC CARE ADVOCATE. Let us know who is going to be YOUR advocate.

click here to see Indiana's results

Does your facility have interfacilty guidelines and agreements?

Here is Indiana's results

Is Your ED Prepared to Care for Pediatrics in a Disaster?

Review the "Checklist of Essential Pediatric Domains and Considerations for Every Hospital's Disaster Preparedness Policies" to find out.

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Use These Tools to Help Improve Pediatric Outcomes in YOUR ED


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ISDH EMS Registry Educational Opportunities:

EMT-B, EMR, All Hazards Public Information Officer, D/O Pumper, Team Approach to Food borne Outbreak Response, Advanced EMT,Heartsave/AED CPR, EVOC, Rope Rescue Ops and Tech, ACLS,PHTLS, Hazardous Awareness/Ops, Firefighter I, Full ICS 400, Advanced
Concepts of 12-Lead EKGs, Homeland Security Exercise, & PALS.  Click here for information

Indiana School Nurse Emergency Care Course

Indiana EMSC and the Indiana Department of Education are pleased to announce the Indiana School Nurse Emergency Care course. This course is a hybrid course with an online portion to be completed prior to attending a one-day in-person training that will be announced this winter.
Online training modules include topics such as:
  • The School Nurse Role in Emergency Care
  • Legal Issues in Nursing
  • Assessment and Triage
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Abdominal and Genitourinary Emergencies
  • EENT and Dental Emergencies
  • Emergencies Involving Mental or Behavioral Health
  • School Emergency Response and Crisis Management

To register for this course, please click here