Pharmacist-Paramedic Partnership Drives $5 million+ in healthcare savings over three years
This study evaluates the economic impact of a mobile integrated health community paramedicine (MIH-CP) program with a consultant pharmacist.
The strategy of including a pharmacist on the MIH team resulted in $4.02 saved for every $1 spent on program implementation.
Pictured: Community Paramedicine Program, Manatee County Florida
Dr. Victoria Reinhartz is elected to the Board of Directors of the National Association of Mobile Integrated Healthcare Providers!
NEWS RELEASE 05.19.21
Martha Peribonio, NAMIHP Executive Director states, “We are so excited about this inaugural board and about all the members who are joining the National Association of Mobile Integrated Healthcare Providers and what is next for the MIH industry. As an association, we will seek to promote nationwide partnership within the industry of mobile integrated healthcare, help to establish open dialogue with industry pioneers, and advance education, business development, and community awareness of the mobile integrated health industry….”
For more information on NAMIHP, visit their website here.
Mobile Health Consultants partners with IA MED to launch the
Field Immunization Training Course
This 3-hour Continuing Education Course includes education on:
Vaccine types, Frequently Asked Questions for COVID-19 Vaccines, Vaccine Safety and Efficacy Updates, and Staffing, and Workflow Considerations for mass vaccination events
2021 June; 13(6):729-735.
“The CP-pharmacist partnership optimized medication therapy, chronic disease management, and access to care through scheduled in-home visits.”
Integration and MIH Pharmacist oversight of students in an MIH-CP Program resulted in “improvement in student clinical skills, communication strategies, and successful medication intervention outcomes.”
“As a member of the community paramedicine team, Reinhartz accompanies paramedics to house calls and identifies medication-related issues that can lead to overuse of services.”