EDAPs and PMCs

Contacts

Karen Rodgers, BSN, RN, PHN, MICN
Hospital Programs
Pediatric and SART Programs Coordinator
(562) 347-1654 Office
(562) 946-6701 Fax

EDAP

Emergency Departments Approved for Pediatrics (EDAPs): This is a licensed basic emergency department that is approved by the County of Los Angeles to receive pediatric patients from the 9-1-1 system. These emergency departments provide care to pediatric patients by meeting specific requirements for professional staff, quality improvement, education, support services, equipment, supplies, medications and established policies, procedures, and protocols. 

Emergency Department Approved for Pediatrics

* EDAP Standards

* Designated: EDAPs, PMCs, PTCs

EDAPs  
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PMC

Pediatric Medical Center (PMC): This is a licensed acute care hospital that is approved by the County of Los Angeles Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Agency to receive critically ill pediatric patients from the 9-1-1 system. These centers adhere to the PMC Standards and provide referral centers for critically ill pediatric patients. 

PMC Standards
Designated: EDAPs, PMCs, PTCs