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Click here to go for more information about how you can support the current Community Paramedicine legislation being considered in Albany. Grassroots Legislative Support Information

As New York seeks to find legislation that to enable community paramedicine, consider exploring the pages of other states that have enabled community paramedicine. It is a growing list:

Arkansas
California
Idaho
Kansas
Maine
Massachusetts
Minnesota
Missouri
Nebraska
Nevada
New Mexico
North Carolina
Tennessee
Washington
Wisconsin

Tell Your Representative You Support Community Paramedicine in NYS

NYMIHA has been working hard over the past several years to work with other stakeholders both within and outside of EMS to raise awareness about […]Read More »

NYMIHA Supports Gov Bill on Community Paramedicine

NYMIHA has been working hard over the past several years to work with other stakeholders both within and outside of EMS to raise awareness about […]Read More »

CP Legislation Has Been Passed in At Least 15 States!

As New York seeks to find legislation that to enable community paramedicine, check out this list of states that have enabled community paramedicine. Let us […]Read More »

New Community Paramedicine Legislation Introduced!!

But do we like it?

NYMIHA just learned of new community paramedicine legislation introduced in New York State. Senator Hannon and Assemblyman Gottfried have introduced A2733 / S5588 and it […]Read More »

D.C. Looking to Decouple Ambulance Transportation and Reimbursement

Washington D.C. is looking at a new business model to fix it’s 911 woes- forcing insurers to pay for ambulance service, regardless if the patient […]Read More »

Ambulance Reform Act

You may not know it but there is currently a major piece of EMS legislation in Congress.  The Medicare Ambulance Access, Fraud Prevention and Reform […]Read More »

Community Paramedicine Services Act in Pennsylvania

Across the state of Pennsylvania, various community paramedicine initiatives have been implemented in Erie, Pittsburgh, Harrisburg and Lancaster. Their successes have generally indicated to legislators that it’s […]Read More »

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 »

New York Telehealth Services Now Covered By Insurance

Beginning January 1, 2016, telehealth services are now covered by both commercial insurance and Medicaid in New York State, marking a new era of more affordable and […]Read More »

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