Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Activities Funded by the Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program (Briefing Paper #8)

Publication Date: Feb 2006
Author(s): Patterson PD, Gale J, Loux S, Yousefian A, Slifkin RT
Research Center(s): North Carolina, Maine
Topic(s): EMS, Flex Program, Health Care Services
Notes: Briefing Paper #8

Since the first full year of Flex Program funding, the number and range of EMS improvement activities proposed by participating facilities has increased substantially. This report describes the EMS-related projects that states proposed to conduct in fiscal year 2004-2005.