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Rural Ambulance Crews Have Run Out of Money and Volunteers

Source
New York Times
Date
Apr 26, 2021
Summary
Rural ambulance crews are struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic due to lack of funding, volunteer shortages, and low call volumes. Examines the situation in Wyoming, where 10 localities are in danger of losing ambulance services. Explains how struggling ambulance services are accepting takeovers from hospitals and healthcare systems to stay afloat. (May require a subscription to view full article.)
Tagged as
Closures of healthcare facilities and services · Emergency medical services · Emergency medical technicians and paramedics · Infectious diseases · Rural-urban differences · Wyoming