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The business of emergency response is always facing new challenges, whether it be advanced technology and equipment, new on-scene medical procedures or the growing stress of the job.
Another one headed their way is something the entire medical community faces — health care reform.
“We’re looking at a community paramedic program where we’d have paramedics on the street that wouldn’t run an ambulance, but just have a car,” said Dan Wheeley, executive director of Washington County/Johnson City EMS.
Read more at the Johnson City Press.