J A Eldurkar

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INTRODUCTION Managed care organizations are seeking opportunities to capitate for emergency medical services (EMS). These and others pressures are motivating EMS planners to find innovative ways to redeploy existing EMS resources. A successful redeployment of resources implies a mechanism for more carefully matching EMS resources to need than currently(More)
UNLABELLED Emergency medical services (EMS) systems increasingly seek to triage patients to alternative EMS resources. Emergency medical services dispatchers may be asked to perform this triage. New protocols may be necessary. Alternatively, existing protocols may be sufficient for this task. For an existing dispatch protocol to be sufficient, it at least(More)
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