EMS http://tspr.org en Rural EMS Faces Challenges in Illinois http://tspr.org/post/rural-ems-faces-challenges-illinois <p>Even if lawmakers may not always realize the consequences for rural areas if Emergency Medical Services troubles aren’t addressed, operations fold, and rural residents have to rely on help from bigger cities, State Rep. Don Moffitt appreciates how everyday people get it.</p><p></p> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 17:43:25 +0000 Bill Knight 29975 at http://tspr.org Rural EMS Faces Challenges in Illinois Rural Residents Concerned About EMS http://tspr.org/post/rural-residents-concerned-about-ems <p>Rural parts of Illinois do not have adequate access to emergency medical services. That's the conclusion of a state panel assigned to study how the state can better serve its farm communities.</p><p>After months of surveys and meeting with people around Illinois, representatives from the Governor's Rural Affairs Council say they repeatedly heard from people worried about "the fragile nature of rural EMS."</p> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 18:19:06 +0000 Rich Egger 23302 at http://tspr.org Rural Residents Concerned About EMS