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February 12, 2020
Mercy Health Urbana Hospital and the Urbana Fire Department hope the program will benefit its aging population and growing number of residents with chronic diseases.
Antonio R. Fernandez, PhD, NRP, FAHA, February 01, 2020
Can an EMS CP program actually reduce ED visits and 30-day readmits?
January 26, 2020
A New England Journal of Medicine study showed hotspotting, a model focused on helping heavy utilizers of the healthcare system to reduce hospital readmissions, shows varying success rates across the…
January 24, 2020
The new partnership will provide Nevada residents enhanced mobile healthcare services.
January 23, 2020
Haywood County's non-emergency transport service has reduced 9-1-1 calls by 4% and saved the county $250K in operational expenses.
January 07, 2020
How can EMS realize the full value of evolving delivery models?
January 02, 2020
LifeCare Alliance received a $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to launch the service with local fire departments.
December 30, 2019
Data revealed that 5,067 ED visits were made by only 163 patients in a recent year.
December 28, 2019
Racine Fire Department’s MIH program handled 848 calls in 2019 that would have normally been dispatched as 9-1-1 calls.
December 12, 2019
Chattanooga Fire Department reduced calls by 63% among 13 patients by conducting needs assessments and connecting them with appropriate resources.
December 04, 2019
There's no fee, but spaces are limited.
Valerie Amato, NREMT, December 01, 2019
An MIH program brings medication-assisted treatment to people with SUD.
November 12, 2019
Lexington Fire Department's federal grant for the program ran out last year, prompting several area hospitals to chip in for its funding.
Daniel R. Gerard, MS, RN, NRP, November 01, 2019
Financial missteps in the early stages can doom your program to bankruptcy.
October 11, 2019
The team consists of first responders, health department workers and peer recovery coaches offering outreach to patients who overdose.
Jordan Rau, October 02, 2019
Medicare's been applying penalties since 2012, but the overall drop in readmits has been small.
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