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EMS World Staff, May 06, 2020
MIH-CP may prove to be an essential component of patient care during the COVID-19 pandemic.
April 08, 2020
A new application from Julota helps Whatcom County with screening, testing and care for COVID-19 in the community.
Melissa Kroll, MD; Amy Sobrino, MSW, LCSW; and Hawnwan Philip Moy, MD, April 01, 2020
An EMS collaboration shows promise for improving their health and care.
March 31, 2020
Racine Fire Department’s MIH program are staying in touch with their patients over the phone or via video chat.
Hilary Gates, MAEd, NRP, March 23, 2020
As the coronavirus pandemic strains the healthcare system, one EMS specialty is being called upon to help: MIH-CP.
February 18, 2020
Staffed with a nurse practitioner and social worker, San Rafael Fire Department's "DirectConnect" team dispatches to calls for frequent 9-1-1 utilizers.
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.
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