Florida

Journal of Health Economics and Outcomes Research MIH Study

The Journal of Health Economics and Outcomes Research (JHEOR) conducted and subsequently published a study showing the effectiveness of a Mobile Integrated Healthcare (MIH) team […]Read More »

Florida CP Program Inspired by MedStar, Eagle County

Florida law prohibits ambulance from transporting patients to alternate destinations when they don’t need the emergency room, which creates a major roadblock for many community paramedicine […]Read More »

Coral Springs makes their Community Paramedic Program Permanent

The Coral Springs Fire Department, Florida has made their pilot community paramedicine program, permanent. While still in it’s early phases, the program does not focus […]Read More »

Education: Community Paramedicine part of new Health Sciences degree.

Seminole State College, Florida now offers a Bachelors degree in Health Sciences.  When majoring in the Health Sciences, students have to pick one of five […]Read More »

Proposal for Community Paramedicine Initiative in Plant City Florida

In the coming years Plant City Fire Rescue hopes to create a community paramedicine initiative in their city but find that strict Florida legislation and a […]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 »

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 »

Report on Community Paramedicine from Florida's Plant City Fire Rescue

Plant City Fire Rescue in Florida published this paper on Community Paramedicine in Florida. As the legal restrictions for EMS can vary by state, this […]Read More »