Illinois

Frequent 911 caller program developed in Rockford.

In Illinois, the Rockford Fire Department and SwedishAmerican Hospital have partnered up to reduce 911 use by “frequent fliers”.  In a 6 month period just […]Read More »

Chicago Launches a Mobile Integrated Healthcare Trial for Congestive Heart Failure Patients

The project focuses on decreasing the number of hospital readmission among congestive heart failure patients from medically underserved populations. It is a collaboration of several […]Read More »

Community Paramedic Programs Proliferate Nationwide

MedStar in Fort Worth started one of the earliest community paramedicine programs in 2009 and now, according to one of their spokespersons, there are about […]Read More »

Naperville City Council Adds MIH to their 2015 Wish List

Naperville, Illnois requested $1 million in funding to launch a mobile integrated healthcare program. This program would include a team of health care providers to […]Read More »

Chicago’s Former Medical Director Speaks On Mobile Integrated Healthcare and Its Future

Eric Beck, Associate Chief Medical Officer for Evolution Health and American Medical Response, shares his insights on mobile integrated healthcare (MIH) and its place in […]Read More »

Community Paramedicine: A Legal Analysis

The Assistant Secretary of Preparedness and Response (ASPR) funded a legal analysis of Community Paramedicine (CP) / Mobile Integrated Healthcare (MIH) for the Association of […]Read More »