Paramedics See Roles Expand To Keep Patients Out Of ER03:37

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In Reno and around the country, paramedics are providing more primary and preventive care and taking non-emergency patients to facilities other than emergency rooms. It's part of a pilot project to test new models of emergency medicine, including making changes to the country's 911 system. Anna Gorman of Kaiser Health News has our story.


This segment aired on June 8, 2015.

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