Missouri

Enabling Legislation: Missouri HB 653

State Legislation and Community Paramedicine

Advances in healthcare delivery practices and legislation necessarily go hand in hand, and this is certainly true of community paramedicine. Why is legislation so important? […]Read More »

Gathering Momentum: Recent Legislative Action on Community Paramedicine

Despite the best efforts of paramedics, physicians and other health workers, determined promotion of healthcare provision within the community is sometimes not enough to create and sustain successful Mobile […]Read More »

Podcast: Next Generation 911 Technology

New 911 technology is set to be implemented that integrates data, video, photos, and text messaging. Supporters say this is monumental for what it could […]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 »

Insurance Companies Approach Mo. Community Paramedicine Program

St. Louis, Missouri has been conducting a successful Community Paramedicine program called the Community Health Access Program (CHAP). The program has reduced non-emergent ED visits […]Read More »