CDC’s Safe Healthcare Blog: EMS Can Help Identify Pediatric Sepsis
EMS Can Help Identify Pediatric Sepsis
Today, on CDC’s Safe Healthcare Blog, Rommie Duckworth, founder and director of the New England Center for Rescue & Emergency Medicine, explains why robust education and sepsis alert programs are needed among EMS systems. Rommie shares the story of Anya Coronel, a baby girl who succumbed to sepsis, and offers simple, straightforward tools to make it easier for EMS and healthcare providers to identify sepsis.
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