The alarming crisis in health and social care
“As it prepares to turn 70, the NHS is coming towards the worst decade in its existence as far as funding goes,” began the discussion of health and social care. The mover of the motion said that, “services have been repeatedly run down by a government that prefers tax cuts for the wealthy to a well-funded NHS… we now have a permanent winter for our NHS and workloads and stress loads have gone through the roof for many members.” Tracy Holmes, from Sefton local government branch, told delegates about the bad practise in homecare she had witnessed: from visits of just five minutes scheduled...
Source: UNISON Health care news - June 19, 2018 Category: UK Health Authors: Rosa Ellis Tags: Article health health care NDC 2018 save care now social care Source Type: news

Kenya:Muraguri on the Spot Over Sh1 Billion Portable Clinics
[Nation] Former Director of Medical Services Nicholas Muraguri triggered the procurement of 100 portable container clinics that cost the taxpayer Sh1 billion, Parliament heard Monday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 19, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Tax rise to pay for NHS boost - Hunt
The health secretary says there will be an "increased burden of taxation" to pay for the extra funds. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NHS funding: Brexit 'won't save enough' to fund £20bn boost
Jeremy Hunt says there will be an "increased burden of taxation" to pay for the extra £20bn a year. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

General taxation still best way to generate NHS funds
Experts explore financial models to fund health Related items fromOnMedica Expert Panel proposes ring-fenced tax solely for NHS and social care Cancer strategies failed to improve one-year survival Health Foundation sets out reasons for more NHS investment GPs warn government: fund service properly or it will collapse NHS is failing patients with mental health problems (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - June 15, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Report: Stryker puts in takeover bid for Boston Scientific
Stryker (NYSE:SYK) has put in a bid as it looks to acquire rival Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX), according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal. Boston Scientific has not actively responded to the approach, according to the report, which came from sources “familiar with the matter,” according to the WSJ. “As a matter of company policy, we do not comment on potential M&A,” a Stryker representative said, according to a Reuters report. The deal would create a combined medical device company worth more than $110 billion, according to Reuters, with Boston Scientific holding a market v...
Source: Mass Device - June 11, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Mergers & Acquisitions Wall Street Beat Boston Scientific Stryker Source Type: news

Tax News - Tax Credits, IRS Policies, State & Federal Taxes, Filing Taxes
Read the latest taxes news and issues including tax credits, IRS policies, state and federal taxes. ... AARP In Your State Visit the AARP state page for information about events, news and resources... (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - June 8, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

INVESTIGATION: Planned Parenthood has been covering up child sex abuse for decades
(Natural News) The nation’s largest supplier of abortions and other “women’s health” procedures, Planned Parenthood, is the subject of a new investigatory report that exposes the taxpayer-funded baby death organization as an active ally in the cover-up of rampant child sex abuse. The pro-life group Live Action first broke the story as part of a... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Surviving the Windrush scandal
“I had this knot in my stomach constantly, and a void inside my head,” says Michael Braithwaite, as he remembers the days and weeks following the news that he had lost his job and even faced deportation from a country in which he’d lived almost his entire life. “To think that maybe tomorrow I would not be with my family, or in a place I love, was devastating. I used to have bad nightmares. They were always very vivid. I’d be stuck in some unknown place, it was never the same, waking up not knowing what was going to happen. “I had to hold onto my soul, my spirit, me as a person. I just ha...
Source: UNISON Health care news - June 6, 2018 Category: UK Health Authors: matheoud Tags: Article Magazine education immigration immigration bill 2015 Windrush Source Type: news

U.S. black lung fund will need taxpayer bailout if coal tax falls: GAO
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A federal fund to help U.S. coal miners disabled by black lung disease will require a multi-billion dollar taxpayer bailout if Congress doesn't extend or increase the tax on coal production that funds it, according to a government report on Monday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Feds: Skimping can't save seniors from rising med cost
Report blames rising manufacturer prices for squeezing older taxpayers. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

APNewsBreak: Skimping can't save seniors from upped med cost
Report blames rising manufacturer prices for squeezing older taxpayers. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Seniors scrimp but still spend more for meds
Report blames rising manufacturer prices for squeezing older taxpayers. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

WHO Panel Calls for More Political Will to Fight Chronic Disease WHO Panel Calls for More Political Will to Fight Chronic Disease
A World Health Organization (WHO) panel wants global leaders to combat chronic diseases by promoting lifestyle changes. It recommended raising taxes on tobacco and alcohol.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

US blocks UN health panel from backing taxes on sugar drinks
The Trump administration has torpedoed a plan to recommend higher taxes on sugary drinks, forcing a World Health Organization panel to back off the U.N. agency's previous call for such taxes to fight obesity, diabetes and other life-threatening conditions (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The Next Great American Public Health Campaign? Readers Make Their Picks
We asked which public health intervention was most needed in this era. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - June 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: THE UPSHOT STAFF Tags: Preventive Medicine Medicine and Health Sugar Sales and Excise Taxes Diabetes Source Type: news

Funding the National Health Service requires higher taxes
Political cowardice obstructs solution as the population ages and costs increase (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - May 31, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Boston Scientific, IRS finalize $608m settlement over transfer pricing beef
Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX) and the U.S. Internal Revenue Service yesterday finalized their settlement of a tax beef dating back to the $26 billion acquisition of Guidant in 2006, which would see the company pay nearly $610 million in taxes and interest. In transfer pricing, income is allocated among branches in different countries. It’s a legal tax maneuver companies can use to attribute profits from a product made and sold in the U.S. to a unit in a foreign country. In July 2016, Marlborough, Mass.-based Boston Scientific agreed to pay the IRS $275 million plus interest to put to bed a dis...
Source: Mass Device - May 31, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Legal News Wall Street Beat Boston Scientific U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Source Type: news

Mass. business groups, insurers form coalition to save $100M in health care costs
Business groups across the state, partnering with insurers and hospital groups, are joining together to reduce avoidable emergency department visits, a plan that the coalition hopes will save $100 million in health care costs by 2020.   The 20 organizations, which include the Associated Industries of Massachusetts, the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, said Wednesday that they had formed the Massachusetts Employer-Led Coalition to Reduce Health Care… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - May 30, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Jessica Bartlett Source Type: news

The USDA FAILS to enforce a key farm bill provision, much to the detriment of the residents of the Midwest who are now drinking contaminated water
(Natural News) For thirty-three years, corn and soybean growers in the Midwest have received billions of dollars in taxpayer funds in the form of farm subsidies. These farm deals, made with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, include a very important “conservation compact” which requires farmers to prevent soil erosion and polluted runoff from entering nearby... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stricter drinking and driving policies could save 800 lives a year in the US, study reveals  
For every one percent stricter US policies like alcohol taxes and sobriety check points get, the drunk driving death rate falls by one percent too, a new Boston Medical Center study reveals. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stricter state alcohol rules can save 800 DUI deaths a year, says study
Sobriety checkpoints, raising alcohol taxes, open container laws and restricting hours of sales are just some of the state rules that are effective at reducing alcohol-related driving deaths. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - May 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why thousands of AI researchers are boycotting the new Nature journal
Academics share machine-learning research freely. Taxpayers should not have to pay twice to read our findingsBudding authors face a minefield when it comes to publishing their work. For a large fee,as much as $3,000, they can make their work available to anyone who wants to read it. Or they can avoid the fee and have readers pay the publisher instead. Oftenit is libraries that foot this bill through expensive annual subscriptions. This is not the lot of wannabe fiction writers, it ’sthe business of academic publishing.More than 200 years ago,Giuseppe Piazzi, an isolated astronomer in Palermo, Sicily, discovered a dwa...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 29, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Neil Lawrence Tags: Science Academic experts Higher education Magazines Newspapers & Media Source Type: news

Jeremy Hunt’s claim about raising taxes widens divisions over NHS
Public willing to pay more to fund services, says health secretary (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - May 25, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Single-Payer Health Care in California: Here ’ s What It Would Take
Universal state health coverage has rallied Democrats in the governor ’ s race. But even with the state ’ s size and wealth, it would be hard to achieve. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - May 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: PATRICIA COHEN and REED ABELSON Tags: Health Insurance and Managed Care Elections, Governors Newsom, Gavin Democratic Party California Midterm Elections (2018) Medicare Medicaid Taxation Employee Fringe Benefits Source Type: news

Rotten teeth health warning on sugary drinks could deter buyers
Researchers find inclination to buy sugary drinks reduces with graphic tooth decay warningGraphic health warnings like those on cigarette packets, showing rows of rotten teeth on cans of cola and other sugary drinks, could deter some young adults from buying them, a study has shown.Sugary drinks are blamed for fuelling the obesity epidemic, but in spite of the large quantities of sugar they contain – nine teaspoons in a can of Coca Cola – they do not carry a red traffic-light warning, which is voluntary in the UK. Sugar taxes, like thatrecently introduced in the UK, may reduce sales, but obesity experts believe...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 25, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Sarah Boseley Health editor Tags: Sugar Obesity Food & drink industry Health Business Society UK news Diabetes Source Type: news

Electromed wins medical device excise tax refund from IRS
Electromed (NSDQ:ELMD) said yesterday that the Internal Revenue Service will refund approximately $406,000 the company paid related to the federal medical device excise taxes associated with the sale of its SmartVest airway clearance system. The New Prague, Minn.-based company said the refund comes from sales of the device during tax periods ended June 30, 2014 through December 31, 2015. Electromed said that the refund will be recognized on its financial statements during its first fiscal quarter, ending June 30, and is the result of an examination the company concluded with the IRS this month which determined th...
Source: Mass Device - May 24, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Electromed Source Type: news

Federal Subsidies for Health Insurance Coverage for People Under Age 65: 2018 to 2028
CBO and JCT project that the federal subsidies, taxes, and penalties associated with health insurance coverage for people under age 65 will result in a net subsidy from the federal government of $685 billion in 2018. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - May 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The case for not taxing multinationals
(Bocconi University) The habit of taxing Multinational Enterprises (MNEs)' profits is the legacy of a time when " GM had to make cars in Detroit and Hollywood had to make movies in L.A. " , but is now inefficient and detrimental to global welfare, a new study by Nicolai Foss, Rodolfo Debenedetti Chair of Entrepreneurship at Bocconi University, and colleagues asserts. The solution would be zeroing corporate tax and replacing it with a hike in taxes on dividends and sales. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - May 22, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Social care funding options: How much and where from?
This report details that additional funding required for social care is large. It suggests several options to raise the funds in a sustainable way, but that it would be better to aim for a sufficiently large increase in taxation to be able to provide a better model of care. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Democrats promise to RAISE taxes if they are elected this November
(Natural News) The late Ronald Reagan once said that while conservatives believe every day is the Fourth of July, liberals believe every day is April 15th, or Tax Day. Former Speaker of the House and radical leftist Nancy Pelosi reminded us all of just how true Reagan’s words really are at a recent Politico event,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why diet soda is ruining your diet
Taxes are being placed on sugar-sweetened drinks, not diet ones. But new research by the University of Michigan shows that diet soda sweetened with aspartame could be just as diet-wrecking. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hawaii Medical Service Association reports $17M net loss for Q1 2018
The Hawaii Medical Service Association  reported a net loss of $17.6 million for the first quarter of 2018, citing taxes and fees from the Affordable Care Act as the reason for the loss. Hawaii’s largest health insurer said it recorded $67.9 million in ACA taxes and fees in the first three months of the year. HMSA collected $876.3 million in premium revenue for the first quarter, compared to $848 million in the first quarter of 2017. The company paid $757.6 million for its members’ medical… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - May 17, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Anna Hrushka Source Type: news

Hawaii Medical Service Association reports $17M net loss for Q1 2018
The Hawaii Medical Service Association  reported a net loss of $17.6 million for the first quarter of 2018, citing taxes and fees from the Affordable Care Act as the reason for the loss. Hawaii’s largest health insurer said it recorded $67.9 million in ACA taxes and fees in the first three months of the year. HMSA collected $876.3 million in premium revenue for the first quarter, compared to $848 million in the first quarter of 2017. The company paid $757.6 million for its members’ medical… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 17, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Anna Hrushka Source Type: news

SAMHSA broadens access to mental health and substance abuse data to American communities while saving taxpayers money
After more than two years of no access to SAMHSA data, SAMHSA has re-established public access to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Data Archive (SAMHDA), which is the main platform for disseminating data collected with our various national mental health and substance abuse surveys. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - May 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

AIBS Urges EPA Administrator to Extend Comment Period for Proposed " Secret Science " Rule
The American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) has sent a letter to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt requesting an extension on the deadline to submit comments on the proposed rule “Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science” by at least 60 days. The proposed rule, which was published in the Federal Register on April 30, 2018, would limit the use of scientific studies that have underlying data that are not publicly available when crafting regulations. AIBS expressed concerns that the 30-day comment period would not allow sufficient time for the scientific community t...
Source: Public Policy Reports - May 16, 2018 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

White House Sends Budget Rescissions Proposal to Congress
The White House sent a $15.4 billion budget rescissions proposal to Congress on May 8, 2018, targeting spending cuts from ‘unobligated funds’ within several federal agencies and programs. The proposal does not propose any reductions from the fiscal year (FY) 2018 spending. The plan proposes to rescind $4.8 billion in unused funding from Department of Energy (DOE) loan programs that have not made any loans since 2011. These include the Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing (ATVM) loan program, an Obama-era initiative to help domestic automakers, and another DOE innovative technology loan program for large...
Source: Public Policy Reports - May 16, 2018 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

United Arab Emirates: Entering into a Sustainable Future
View from the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Credit: Ravin VimeshBy Maged SrourROME, May 14 2018 (IPS)   The end of the oil age In the early 1970’s the United Arab Emirates (UAE) was an impoverished desert, with little access to food, water and well-paying jobs. Today, this country looks nothing like it was fifty years ago. Thanks to oil, the UAE has completely transformed and now is one of the most developed economies in the Middle East, if not the world: its per capita GDP is equal to those of highly developed European nations ($68,000 – 2017 est.). Weal...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Maged Srour Tags: Development & Aid Economy & Trade Energy Environment Featured Green Economy Headlines Health Middle East & North Africa TerraViva United Nations Trade & Investment Source Type: news

NHS at 70: public attitudes to the health and care system
Ipsos MORI - NHS Providers, NHS Clinical Commissioners, the Royal College of Physicians and National Voices commissioned Ipsos MORI to carry out a survey with the general public in England about their views towards funding of the NHS, and their priorities when receiving care. The findings show rising public concern for the future of the NHS and social care and also support for increasing taxation to maintain the NHS.SummaryDataPress release (Source: The Kings Fund - Health Management Specialist Collection)
Source: The Kings Fund - Health Management Specialist Collection - May 14, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: The King ' s Fund Information & Knowledge Service Tags: Patient involvement, experience and feedback Source Type: news

Public willingness to pay to improve services for individuals with serious mental illness - Stone EM, McGinty EE.
This study measured Americans' willingness to pay an additional $50 in taxes to improve health care and social services for individuals with serious mental illness. METHODS: A nationally representative online survey was conducted with 1,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

BOMBSHELL: Corrupt CDC diverted $3 million in taxpayer money to radical left-wing causes having NOTHING to do with science
(Natural News) A Republican running for office in California’s 37th congressional district is sounding the alarm about some shocking information he recently uncovered concerning the gross misuse of taxpayer dollars by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Ron Bassilian, an information technology (IT) guru who specializes in Microsoft’s Exchange enterprise email solution... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Freelance, Gig Workers Can Stay on Top of Taxes
Older self-employed workers can sometimes face stumbling blocks with these critical financial transfers without an employer automatically deducting taxes from each paycheck. ... There isn't a perce... (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - May 13, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Peru hikes taxes on sodas, alcohol, cigarettes and dirty cars
LIMA (Reuters) - The Peruvian government hiked excise taxes on sugary drinks, alcohol, cigarettes and polluting cars on Thursday in a bid to tackle public health problems linked to obesity and cancer while shoring up public resources. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Aged-care providers to face inquiry over alleged tax avoidance
For-profit nursing-home providers to answer allegations they are shifting profits offshore while receiving vast sums of government funding•Sign up to receive the top stories in Australia every day at noonA Senate inquiry has been announced into allegations of multinational tax avoidance among Australia ’s largest for-profit nursing home providers.The inquiry comes on theback of a damning report by the Tax Justice Network, which suggested big aged-care providers were shifting profits offshore and paying minimal tax, while simultaneously receiving vast sums of taxpayer funding.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 10, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Christopher Knaus Tags: Australian politics Ageing Australia news Tax Source Type: news

New “Let’s Talk About Medicare” campaign focuses on solutions to improve affordability and predictability for seniors in Part D
Today, we are launching the “Let ’s Talk About Medicare” advertising campaign focused on solutions to improve affordability and predictability for seniors in Medicare Part D. Similar to how the “Let ’s Talk About Cost” campaign opened up a conversation about costs and prescription drug coverage, this campaign builds on the momentum of that larger conversation to facilitate a discussion about solutions to strengthen the Part D program and ensure it fulfills its promise to seniors.For more than a decade, seniors have been able to buy prescription drug coverage through Medicare Part D to me...
Source: The Catalyst - May 9, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Juliet Johnson Tags: drug cost Burden on Patients Part D coverage Medicare out of pocket costs Medicare Monday health care spending Source Type: news

Mental health counselling in primary schools could offer a six-fold return on investment, benefiting children's economic future and creating savings for taxpayers
. With a one-year investment of £ 4.2 million1, charity Place2Be delivers one-to-one counselling to 4,548 children across 251 schools, generating a potential societal benefit of £ 25.9 million (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - May 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

"Uneasy" EMS in the Big Easy (New Orleans)
As noted in the article below from the Times-Picayune, politics appears to have reared its ugly head in New Orleans with the ouster of well respected, educated and street smart EMSDirector/Medical Director, Dr. Jeff Elder.   The termination of Deputy EMS Director Carl Flores in addition to Elder raises a red flag about a system that needs solid, seasoned, street-smart leadership and advocacy to continue to provide a high quality service to the citizens and visitors to New Orleans.   New Orleans EMS has some of the finest EMS providers in the country and are extremely taxed by increasing call volume, yet they are ...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - May 4, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Administration and Leadership Operations Source Type: news

"Uneasy" EMS in the Big Easy (New Orleans)
As noted in the article below from the Times-Picayune, politics appears to have reared its ugly head in New Orleans with the ouster of well respected, educated and street smart EMSDirector/Medical Director, Dr. Jeff Elder.   The termination of Deputy EMS Director Carl Flores in addition to Elder raises a red flag about a system that needs solid, seasoned, street-smart leadership and advocacy to continue to provide a high quality service to the citizens and visitors to New Orleans.   New Orleans EMS has some of the finest EMS providers in the country and are extremely taxed by increasing call volume, yet they are ...
Source: JEMS Operations - May 4, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Administration and Leadership Operations Source Type: news

"Uneasy" EMS in the Big Easy (New Orleans)
As noted in the article below from the Times-Picayune, politics appears to have reared its ugly head in New Orleans with the ouster of well respected, educated and street smart EMSDirector/Medical Director, Dr. Jeff Elder.   Fortunately Deputy EMS Director Carl Flores will remain in his post and his long tenure with New Orleans EMS will enable him to help the new medical director enhance the high-quality service provided to the citizens and visitors of New Orleans.   New Orleans EMS has some of the finest EMS providers in the country and are extremely taxed by increasing call volume, yet they are not treated equa...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - May 4, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Administration and Leadership Operations Source Type: news