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Published: Mon, 22 May 2017 14:00:00 EDT

 



Current events and issues: An emerging EMS concept - Community paramedicine

Mon, 22 May 2017 14:00:00 EDT

EMS Week is a good time for your fire/EMS department to consider the possibility of starting a mobile integrated health/community paramedicine (MIH/CP) program in your community. A recent study indicates that MIH/CP programs may prevent congestive heart failure readmissions, reduce EMS frequent-user transports, and reduce emergency department visits.