Advanced paramedic practitioners
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Advanced paramedic practitioners have additional training and skills enabling them to deliver extra treatments and make clinical decisions independently. They potentially reduce pressure on Emergency Departments by managing some patients in the community instead of conveying them to hospital.
Health Technology Wales researchers searched for evidence on the clinical and cost effectiveness of advanced paramedic practitioners.
HTW’s Assessment Group decided to progress this topic to full appraisal.
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