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Focusing on Children's Mental Health
February 24, 2021

Learn more about children's mental health and how children's hospitals are addressing these challenges.

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COVID-19 Vaccine Inventory Management Best Practices
February 18, 2021

Successful management of vaccine includes strategies to optimize the number of persons receiving first doses while ensuring access to second doses.

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Development of a Quality Improvement Learning Collaborative to Improve Pediatric Sepsis Outcomes
January 21, 2021

Get a detailed description of how IPSO began and continues to drive quality improvement through data.

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CHGME Awards and Funding History
January 15, 2021

HRSA released the CHGME program funding awards for FY 2020.

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Pediatric Clinical Classification System (PECCS) Codes
December 11, 2020

The PECCS classifies the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-10-CM) diagnosis codes into mutually exclusive, clinically meaningful conditions with special emphasis to pediatric conditions.

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Provider Tip Sheets for Outpatient Measures in Value Based Programs
September 29, 2020

Developed for clinicians to be successful and avoid missteps in complying with measures in a value-based environment.

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Visitor Management
September 17, 2020

Recommendations from Children's Hospital New Orleans on managing visitors during the pandemic.

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Viral Respiratory Precautions
September 17, 2020

Seattle Children's shared its precautions for RSV and parainfluenza, which apply to COVID-19 as well.

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Urgent OR Cases
September 17, 2020

Guidance from Children's Hospital Colorado on determining which OR cases are urgent during the pandemic.

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Telephone Triage Protocols
September 17, 2020

New protocols from Children's Hospital Colorado for triaging questions related to COVID-19.

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Peer Support Resources
September 17, 2020

Children's Minnesota shares an example of peer support materials for staff.

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Staff Self Monitoring Guidelines
September 17, 2020

A symptom tracker and outline for monitoring staff health.

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Staff Mental Health Resources
September 17, 2020

A list of third-party mental health resources for children's hospital teams.

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Staff Health and Wellbeing Flyer
September 17, 2020

A checklist and wellness resource guide for children's hospital employees during the pandemic.

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Specimen Collection and Test Ordering PowerPoint
September 17, 2020

A guide for testing for COVID-19 properly.

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Social Media Toolkit Accessing Hospital Services During COVID19
September 11, 2020

A guide for a social media campaign to increase public awareness in seeking care during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Yale New Haven COVID19 Screening Process
September 11, 2020

Yale New Haven Children's Hospital's process for screening patients for COVID-19 in a tent outside the facility.

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SSM Health COVID19 Screening Process
September 11, 2020

How SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital is screening patients for COVID-19 in the tent prior to permitting access to the hospital.

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Safe Surgery Radio Clip
September 11, 2020

Listen to an audio clip from Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago promoting safe surgeries.

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Response to Shortages of Garb and PPE for Sterile Compounding
September 10, 2020

Strategies from the USP Compounding Expert Committee for conserving PPE amid a shortage.

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Resource Accounting Record
September 10, 2020

A helpful tool for Hospital Incident Management Teams to track resource requests, distribution, return and condition of equipment.

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Staffing Recommendations for Psychiatry
September 10, 2020

Surge planning recommendations for psychiatry departments and clinics from Seattle Children's.

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Process Flow for Deliveries to Infected Mothers
September 10, 2020

What to do when a new mother is confirmed or suspected to have COVID-19.

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PPE Simulation
September 10, 2020

UC Davis Children's Hospital identified a knowledge gap in emergency PPE activation and created a simulation to better train critical care physicians.

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PPE From Home
September 10, 2020

Spectrum Health provided this document to team members in April regarding taking home PPE.