Could paramedics be key to cutting health care costs?

From Mass Live:

“You get to achieve a triple aim through one intervention — you improve patient satisfaction and the quality of care they receive, as well as decrease the costs,” said Dr. Toyin Ajayi, chief medical officer for the insurer, Commonwealth Care Alliance.

When a delegation of Massachusetts state senators traveled to Minnesota in December to learn about ways to lower health care costs, one program stood out to the trip’s leaders: the use of paramedicine.

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