Hodge, J., Orenstein, D., and Weidenaar, K. (2014). Expanding the Roles of Emergency Medical Services Providers: A Legal Analysis. Association of State and Territorial Health Officials.
This document highlights potential methods to increase opportunities to engage emergency medical services (EMS) providers for day-to-day activities in communities across the United States. The report summarizes a review and analysis of the existing legal environment that either facilitates, or imposes barriers to, expanded roles of EMS.