Emergency Medical Services Publications
Emergency Medical Services Volunteer Wears Multiple Hats
Christa Sommer received the North Dakota Safety Councils
Outstanding Service Award. She's a state trooper and
teaches emergency medical technician courses for the
highway patrol and for her community of Washburn.
Author(s): Leier, M.
Publication: Focus on Rural Health
Date: September 2017
Defining Systems to Evaluate System Efficiency and Effectiveness
Article focuses on the application of systems thinking,
systems theory and systems evaluation theory (SET) in
evaluating of modern day systems efficiency and
Author(s): Renger, R., Foltysova, J., Renger, J., Booze, W.
Publication: Evaluation Journal of Australasia, 17(3), 4-13
Date: August 2017
Type: Journal Article
Rural and Urban Utilization of the Emergency Department for Mental Health and Substance Abuse
Utilizes data from the Healthcare Cost and Utilization
Project’s (HCUP’s) State Emergency Department Databases
(SEDD) for seven states. Researchers explore, and describe
in this brief, the use of the Emergency Department for
mental health and substance abuse among Urban, Large Rural,
Small Rural, and Isolated Small Rural residents.
Author(s): Schroeder, S., Peterson, M.
Date: June 2017
Type: Policy Brief
North Dakota Rural Hospitals and Emergency Medical Services Collaboration
Results of a survey amongst North Dakota's 36 CAHs and their relationship with local EMS providers. Part of a series of fact sheets on Critical Access Hospitals and the North Dakota Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility (Flex) Program.
Author(s): Miller, M., & Gibbens, B.
Date: March 2012
Type: Fact Sheet
A vision for the future of EMS in North Dakota.
Author(s): Miller, M.
Date: September 2011