Welcome to the National Pediatric Readiness Project!

Attention! On Dec 31, 2019, the assessment will be closing as we update the assessment to align with the 2018 Guidelines for “Pediatric Readiness in the Emergency Department.” (See download instructions below).

Please return in June 2020 for the next national assessment! Participate in the largest initiative to improve the readiness of emergency departments to care for children in the United States!

In the meantime... you can help by doing the following:

Nurse and Child

1. Bookmark this page (CTRL/CMD + D)

2. Download the 2018 guidelines

3. Like the PedsReady Facebook page

Paper Version of the Current Assessment
(for reference purposes)


View the 2013-14 Pediatric Readiness Assessment Results

View ED Participation Across the Nation


For additional help and resources related to Pediatric Readiness, please visit, pediatricreadiness.org.


Select Your State/Territory:

To start the QI Assessment, select your State/Territory from the dropdown, click "Get Started."




Organizations supporting the project are EMSC, ENA, AAP, and ACEP