Paramedics fight to combat ED visits, readmissionsParamedics can do much more than transport patients to the ED or inpatient care. Payers and providers are increasingly using EMS services to reach out to patients in their homes to improve outcomes and reduce costs.
First-line stroke treatment may be given by paramedicsIt is possible to get treatments to stroke patients even before they arrive at a hospital, according to a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine.