Rural Volunteer EMS: Reports from the Field
Explores the state of rural emergency medical services (EMS) by interviewing 49 local directors from all-volunteer rural services in 23 states. Addresses rural volunteers, recruitment and retention of EMTs, funding rural EMS agencies, billing, and more.
Victoria A. Freeman, Stephen Rutledge, Michael Hamon, Rebecca T. Slifkin
North Carolina Rural Health Research Program
Emergency medical services · Emergency medical technicians and paramedics · Funding · Recruitment and retention of health professionals · Statistics and data