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Ky. Hospitals Fund MIH-CP Program After Budget Cuts
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.
Minn. Paramedics, Police Create Mental Health Outreach Program
July 05, 2019
Maplewood community paramedics and police officers are teaming up to provide proper resources to frequent flyers with mental health issues.
San Diego Revives MIH-CP Program to Reduce Frequent Flyer Calls
June 25, 2019
The Resource Access Program team consists of two paramedics, two fire department members, and two Psychiatric Emergency Response Team clinicians.
Ohio Health System Launches EMS-Based Accountable Care Network
John Erich, June 25, 2019
It will represent EMS’ best opportunity yet to demonstrate the value it can provide.
Mental Health Patients Benefit from Colo. Community Paramedicine
June 18, 2019
Eagle County Paramedic Services has reduced transports to the hospital by 78% in the first six months of their new program.
Indiana MIH Program Focuses on New Moms, Babies
James Careless, May 31, 2019
Project Swaddle aims to reduce neonatal morbidity and mortality.
Kan. Ambulance Transformed Into Community Outreach Vehicle
May 31, 2019
The vehicle will be staffed with a paramedic, mental health professional, homeless outreach advocate and intervention team member to provide medical services to the homeless.
Penn. County Unveils Mobile Stroke Unit
May 28, 2019
The MSU will be based in Bucks County and is the region’s first university-based, high-tech mobile stroke unit.
Fla. Community Paramedicine Program Reduces Hospital Visits
May 28, 2019
Gainesville Fire Rescue's new Community Resource Paramedic program has reduced hospital admissions by 62%.
Milwaukee Fights the Opioid Crisis with New MIH-CP Program
May 06, 2019
Milwaukee Fire Department's new task force, the Milwaukee Overdose Response Initiative, aims to reduce overdose deaths by providing supportive resources and treatment options to patients struggling…
Penn. EMS Outreach Program Helps Patients Recover From Addiction
May 03, 2019
Paramedics with North Huntingdon EMS/Rescue's Community Engagement Team refer people struggling with addiction to treatment centers and recovery specialists.
Minn. Community Paramedic Program Reduces Frequent Flyers
May 01, 2019
The North EMS community paramedic program has shown measurable results in its first six years.
Ill. Pilot Program May Improve Mental Health Patient Outcomes
April 12, 2019
If the proposal is approved, Rockford Fire Department paramedics could transport patients experiencing mental health crises to a treatment center.
Penn. Home Health Program Reduces ER Visits
April 02, 2019
Geisinger at Home employs "roving" paramedics, nurses, and other health care workers who check up on chronically ill residents at their homes.
Ohio Fire Dept., Hospitals Partner to Launch Mobile Stroke Unit
March 24, 2019
The Columbus Division of Fire is working with the city's major hospital networks to launch the stroke unit this summer.
Wisc. Agency Connects Geriatric Patients with Service to Prevent Falls
March 07, 2019
Patients who frequently call 9-1-1 for falls are referred to the Aging and Disability Resource Center for prevention efforts.
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