Pediatric emergency care capabilities of Indian Health Service emergency medical service agencies serving American Indians/Alaska Natives in rural and frontier areas
Andrea Genovesi1 MA, Education coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org
Betty Hastings2 MSW, Coordinator, Elizabeth.Hastings@hhs.gov
Elizabeth Edgerton3 MD, Branch chief, EEdgerton@hrsa.gov
Lenora Olson4 PhD, Principal investigator, email@example.com
1, 4 National Emergency Medical Services for Children Data Analysis Resource Center (NEDARC), Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
2 Indian Health Service, Emergency Services, US Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland, USA.
3 Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) Program, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, US Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland, USA.
Correspondence: A Genovesi, PO Box 581289, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Author contribution: Andrea Genovesi: contributed to drafts, literature review, devised survey tool, collected data, supervised data collection, wrote the first draft, conducted the multiple-contacts to EMS agency contacts, analyzed the final data, and reviewed the data analysis. Betty Hastings: devised survey tool, designed the project, solicited the cooperation of the Indian Health Service EMS agency contacts. Elizabeth Edgerton: original concept, reviewed it critically for important intellectual content, contributed to drafts. Lenora Olson: designed the project, devised survey tool, contributed to drafts, reviewed it critically for important intellectual content.
Citation: Genovesi AL, Hastings B, Edgerton EA, Olson LM. Pediatric emergency care capabilities of Indian Health Service emergency medical service agencies serving American Indians/Alaska Natives in rural and frontier areas. Rural and Remote Health (Internet) 2014; 14: 2688. Available: http://www.rrh.org.au/articles/subviewnew.asp?ArticleID=2688 (Accessed 17 October 2017)
Submitted: 4 June 2013
Revised: 13 September 2013
Accepted: 10 October 2013
Published: 23 May 2014