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NAEMT Endorses Bill on Regulation of Intrastate Helicopter Medical Transport

Mar 10, 2009

On March 13, the Board of Directors of NAEMTĀ endorsed H.R. 978 to recognize and clarify the authority of the states to regulate intrastate helicopter medical services pursuant to their authority over public health planning and protection, patient safety and protection, emergency medical services, the quality and coordination of medical care, and the practice of medicine within their jurisdictions.

To view a copy of the letter sent by NAEMT to Congressman Jason Altmire, the bill's sponsor, click here.