ED Clinical Pathway for Evaluation/Treatment of Children with Anaphylaxis

Key Components of MD/RN Assessment at Discharge from ED

  1. Review discharge instructions (including allergen avoidance).
  2. Review dosing of medications at discharge.
  3. Review need for follow-up and referral to an Allergist.
  4. Review signs and symptoms that would require a return to the Emergency Department.
  5. Review proper epinephrine auto-injection technique.
  6. Advise need for medic alert tag.