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Healthcare Disparities Funding for Community Paramedicine in Maine

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State of Maine Department of Public Safety
Jul 26, 2023

Soliana Goldrich


The State of Maine will provide funding to support EMS agencies in initiating and/or expanding community paramedicine services, with a focus on rural areas of the state.

Desired program outcomes include:

  • Reduction in health disparities
  • Improvement and increase of healthcare resources offered by EMS to underserved populations and people living in rural communities
  • Improved capacity of services to prevent and control COVID-19 infection (or transmission) among underserved populations at higher risk

Eligible applicants include all Maine EMS agencies including non-transporting and ground ambulance services. Services must either have an existing community paramedicine designation or have started the application process for a community paramedicine designation. Services will need to have received a community paramedicine designation prior to disbursement of funds.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $100,000
Project period: 1 year
Estimated number of awards: 15

Application process

A link to the application instructions is available on the program website.

Email completed applications to with “RFA# 202306130 Application Submission” in the subject line.

Tagged as
COVID-19 · Community paramedicine · Emergency medical services · Emergency medical technicians and paramedics · Health disparities · Maine

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