TX Paramedics Receive Grant to Assess COVID-19 Risk at Long-Term Care Facilities

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Williamson County community health paramedics will assess infection control and responses.
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PA Victim’s Family Wanted an Ambulance, Not Police

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The family of a Black man killed by Philadelphia police officers in a shooting caught on video had called for an ambulance to get him help with a mental health crisis, not for police intervention, their lawyer said.
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WV Community Paramedics Fill the Gaps No One Else Can

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The Kanawha County Emergency Ambulance Authority created the community paramedicine program in May 2017 to fill the gaps in health care that no one else can.

Strengthening the Chain with High-Performance Teams and Community CPR

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This event was recorded and is now available for on demand viewing.

The world has changed because of COVID-19, but cardiac arrests continue and so does the need for quality CPR and a strong chain of survival. Join Davie FD, the leaders of the Florida Resuscitation Academy for an interactive discussion on implementing high-performance CPR and developing a community CPR program.

This event sponsored by Laerdal.

Regions Hospital (MN) Community Paramedic Response to COVID-19

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Learn how one Minnesota-based hospital is using its community paramedics to battle the coronavirus.

911-Initiated Telemedicine: How Colorado Springs (CO) Clinical Leaders Are Revolutionizing Emergency Medicine via Mobile...

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This event was recorded and is now available for on demand viewing.

In the largest pandemic of our lifetime, learn how clinical leaders in Colorado Springs (CO) are using mobile technology to not only manage the COVID-19 crisis, but also lay the foundation for the new reality of EMS, including 911-initiated telemedicine, mobile integrated healthcare, community paramedicine and telehealth. For the first time ever, the presenters will outline their modernized management system and share case studies and key takeaways that will help you improve patient care, upgrade team communication, reduce cost of care, and increase EMS agency and hospital revenue.

Aurora (CO) May Divert Some 911 Calls to a Paramedic

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Changes may be coming to Aurora (CO) to how the city responds to many non-violent 911 calls.

White House Supports Telehealth Innovation

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The White House launched the Pledge to Embrace Technology to Advance America's Health in order to reassure patients, providers and payers that telehealth is here to stay and will be covered over the long term.

Pandemic Pushes Expansion of ‘Hospital-at-Home’ Treatment

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Across the U.S., "hospital at home" programs are taking off amid the pandemic, thanks to communications technology, portable medical equipment and teams of doctors, nurses, X-ray techs and paramedics.

Deployment of a Shared Alternative Care Site During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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The authors believe this is a best practice model that can be used for future pandemic/all-hazard events in which an alternate care site field hospital is needed.

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