Mobile Integrated Health -
Development of scope of practice and course curriculum for college programs internationally and nationally.
Sending EMTs, paramedics or
community paramedics into the
homes of patients to help with
chronic disease management and
education, or post-hospital discharge
follow-up, to prevent hospital
admissions or readmissions, and to
improve patients? experience of care.
i Navigating patients to destinations
such as primary care, urgent care,
mental health or substance abuse
treatment centers instead of
emergency departments to avoid
costly, unnecessary hospital visits.
i Deploying telemedicine to connect
patients in their homes with
i Providing telephone advice or other
assistance to non-urgent 911 callers
instead of sending an ambulance crew.