Multi-organizational Letter of Support Demonstrates Broad Support for Community Paramedicine!

Mar 8, 2018 by

The momentum for Community Paramedicine is growing!

NYMIHA is proud to stand with the following organizations in a multi-organizational Letter of Support for the Community Paramedicine language contained within the Governor’s Budget proposal.

Greater New York Hospital Association
Hospital Association of New York State
Iroqois Healthcare Alliance
United New York Ambulance Network
1199 SEIU – United Healthcare Workers East
New York State Volunteer Ambulance & Rescue Association
Primary Care Development Corporation
New York Chapter of American College of Emergency Physicians

We stand together to with hospitals, primary care, labor groups, volunteers, commercial agencies, emergency physicians and many more to express our support for Community Paramedicine in New York State. The language in the bill is uniquely balanced between allowing for flexibilty in the creation of community paramedicine programs while ensuring collaboration, not duplication, with other healthcare stakeholder groups.

NYMIHA is pleased to support this legislation and would urge all of our members to reach out to their legislators to advocate for inclusion and passage of the CP Collaborative language within the final NYS budget. The group letter of support can be accessed here: Community Paramedicine Joint Letter.

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