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Instead of the ER: Paramedics making house calls to chronic patients

Chronic Disease

Instead of the ER: Paramedics making house calls to chronic patients

NBC News - Linda Carroll

Health news Emergency rooms — which can cost patients thousands of dollars each visit — have become the primary source of medical care for the uninsured and people with chronic illnesses. A Minnesota health care provider is testing a new program in the hopes of reducing ER admissions and keeping …

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