EMS: Changing the Future Of EMS in 2012

When President Obama signed into law the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, the two laws became collectively referred to as the Affordable Care Act. This is an excellent opportunity...


“Next year” is upon us. 2011 is in the history books and 2012 is yet to be written. Sometimes I wish I could travel in time, either forward or backward, and be at that exact moment in time and place when something significant happens. What would it be like to be standing in Dealey Plaza in...


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Who knows – someone may invent a time machine and some paramedic 500 years from now will travel back in time to 2012 to see how EMS changed from an archaic and outdated model of transporting everyone to an emergency room to one that is more efficient, better for the patient and less costly to the system as a whole. n