Today, the Utah House of Representatives unanimously passed S.J.R. 6 - Joint Resolution Encouraging the Reduction of Pediatric Deaths from Injury and Illness, sponsored by Senator Jani Iwamoto.
The resolution highlights the impact of pediatric deaths and injuries on the state of Utah, emphasizes the importance of reducing pediatric deaths and injuries, and encourages the creation of a a multi-stakeholder Pediatric Trauma and Quality Assurance Network. The ultimate goal is to insure that pediatric patients receive the right care from the right providers and the right time.
The Utah Senate had already passed the measure unanimously; it now goes to the Governor for his signature.