NAEMSP commends new 'Emergency Triage, Treat and Transport' model

EMS-1 Products - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 04:53
The model policy will reimburse EMS agencies for the cost of providing Medicare beneficiaries with treatment-without-transportation and transporting patients to alternative destinations
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Emergency Triage, Treatment and Transport reimbursement model is a watershed moment in modern EMS

EMS-1 Products - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 02:22
EMS leaders react to ET3, HHS reimbursement model that recognizes the value of community paramedicine and emphasizes quality and outcomes
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CMS announces Medicare reimbursement for certain non-transport treatment

EMS-1 Products - Thu, 02/14/2019 - 00:58
The Emergency Triage, Treat and Transport Model makes Medicare reimbursement available for treatment without transport
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4 effective strategies to cope with drug shortages in EMS

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 23:00
Pharmaceutical shortages are an ongoing challenge for EMS providers, but agencies can take proactive steps to address the issue
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5 ways to bring a culture of celebration to your EMS agency

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 02/13/2019 - 19:00
Regardless of size or service model, here are a few ways your department can honor its employees throughout the year
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Infographic: 10 apps every paramedic should have

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 22:04
Stay up to speed on the latest mobile technology to help you do your job
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10 apps every paramedic should have

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 02/12/2019 - 02:38
Stay up to speed on the latest mobile technology to help you do your job
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How Indianapolis EMS improved communications with reliable network connectivity

EMS-1 Products - Mon, 02/11/2019 - 02:30
Cradlepoint’s all-in-one mobile routers improved connectivity to support faster and more efficient emergency response
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Combative patients: Don't be the 'calm down guy'

EMS-1 Products - Sun, 02/10/2019 - 23:18
Regardless of how good your intentions are, yelling "Calm Down!" in someone's ear never, ever helps
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NY EMS agency initiative works to implement 'Stop the Bleed' in schools

EMS-1 Products - Fri, 02/08/2019 - 19:30
The Canandaigua Emergency Squad, led by Chief Matt Sproul, is distributing Stop the Bleed kits and providing staff with the training on how to use them
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Praetorian Digital and Lexipol Merge, Creating Comprehensive Content, Training and Policy Platform for Public Safety

EMS-1 Products - Fri, 02/08/2019 - 05:42
DALLAS, TX – Lexipol and Praetorian Digital, leaders in the public safety industry, today announced the merger of the two companies to offer a single, comprehensive platform addressing critical education, training and policy needs among public safety and local government agencies. The combined company will offer a range of content and solutions unequaled in the public sector, including a...
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How to get grant money for opioid overdose treatment

EMS-1 Products - Fri, 02/08/2019 - 03:00
Consider a variety of funding sources and make your case for why you need it, how you plan to use it and who will benefit
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Trending topics: Should paramedics have a degree?

EMS-1 Products - Thu, 02/07/2019 - 03:36
The idea of requiring paramedics to earn a college degree is a hot topic among industry personnel, with national organizations weighing in
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Tyler Technologies to acquire MicroPact from Arlington Capital Partners

EMS-1 Products - Thu, 02/07/2019 - 01:32
Acquisition to augment Tyler’s solution offerings and broaden addressable market. PLANO, Texas — Tyler Technologies Inc. announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire MicroPact, Inc., a leading provider of specialized, vertically oriented case management and business process management (BPM) applications for government, for approximately $185 million in cash. The...
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NY resident fights to have AEDs required at large retail outlets

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 02/06/2019 - 22:40
Justin Beyer was motivated to take action after no AED was available at the Walmart where he worked when a customer went unconscious
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Maine bill would require cameras in ambulances

EMS-1 Products - Wed, 02/06/2019 - 22:31
Sen. Dave Miramant said the bill, which would require transports to be recorded, is aiming to improve patient care
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NAEMT president addresses paramedic education questions

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 20:51
Our co-hosts discuss NAEMT's position on paramedic education requirements with President Matt Zavadsky
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How a safer ambulance saved lives

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 01:46
After a high-speed collision, Kootenai County EMS System chief confirms lessons about designing and operating a safer ambulance
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Pulsara and iSchemaView unveil new RAPID integration

EMS-1 Products - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 01:28
Best-in-class partners collaborate to dynamically share critical images in real time with stroke teams. BOZEMAN, Mont. — Pulsara has expanded its integration strategy by partnering with iSchemaView, the worldwide leader in advanced imaging for stroke. By leveraging Pulsara's open API infrastructure, iSchemaView now streamlines the sharing of its RAPID imaging platform for stroke care...
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MRSA, fentanyl, bed bugs: What are you bringing home with you?

EMS-1 Products - Mon, 02/04/2019 - 06:00
Limit your exposure and clean the ambulance and your clothing before heading home after shift to avoid contaminating your home and loved ones
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