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Editor on July 17, 2016

The Abaris Group's Bill Bullard mentioned in this Last Vegas Review Journal article about the vote to designate Level 3 trauma centers at three Southern Nevada hospitals.

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Editor on June 27, 2016

You may have missed The Abaris Group's free live webinar, but the recording is now available to watch at any time! Visit The Abaris Group YouTube page and listen to presenters Mike Williams and Jenifer Goodwin as they discuss the past and current trends for trauma centers and trauma systems in the U.S. and the recently released white paper.

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Editor on June 21, 2016

A new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine examines how the U.S. can sustain advances made in military trauma care and apply those advances to the civilian sector. This infographic outlines the route to bridging these two sectors in order to improve trauma care.

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Editor on May 30, 2016

Following a separate news story earlier this month, the Las Vegas Review-Journal recently reported on Clark County's assessment on whether it should expand the region's trauma system. In the comprehensive assessment, The Abaris Group recommended to only add one Level 3 trauma center to the system.

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Editor on May 5, 2016

Join The Abaris Group experts as they discuss the past and current trends for trauma centers and trauma systems in the U.S. To register for the free webinar, please click here

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Editor on May 2, 2016

On the 50th anniversary of the birth of modern EMS, EMS Strong reflects on the role the federal government has had in helping local agencies and care providers serve their communities. Click here to read the full story.

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Editor on April 25, 2016

The Abaris Group hosted its popular two part webinar series on urgent care: Fundamentals of an Effective Urgent Care Center and Taking Your Urgent Care to the Next Level. Click here to purchase the recorded webinars. Included with the recording is the slide deck. After you've viewed the webinar, we can arrange for a complimentary thirty minute consult with Mike Williams to answer any questions you may have.

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Editor on April 10, 2016

The Commission on Accreditation of Ambulance Services (CAAS) announced the publication of its long awaited Ground Vehicle Standard (GVS) for Ambulances, defining the “gold standard” for operations in the medical transportation industry. The consensus group was made up of professionals, including public and private EMS providers, regulators, physicians, equipment manufacturers and other subject matter experts.

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Editor on April 4, 2016

Emergency medicine (EM) physicians had a 5 percent increase in income this year, about in the middle among all physicians. When asked about their compensation for patient care, EM physicians were about in the middle ($322,000). They ranked slightly higher in last year's compensation report, even though their earnings were lower then ($306,000). When asked what they attributed their increases to, most EM physicians responded that they were working more hours. Many had experienced an increase in patient volume. Others simply received raises or changed jobs or positions.

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Editor on March 28, 2016

A recent Wall Street Journal article describes the surge in urgent care, with hospital chains, insurance companies and health systems driving the investment in this space. Although estimates of the number of centers in the U.S. are as high as 10,000, demand for high-quality, noncritical care is fueling further growth. Forecasts only show an increase in number of centers as the population ages and more people get access to health insurance.

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