Author Interview: “How to Better Value EMS Clinicians as Key Care Team Members”


Dr Rozalina G. McCoy joins Ethics Talk to discuss her article, coauthored with Andrew J. Torres: “How to Better Value EMS Clinicians as Key Care Team Members.”

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Rozalina G. McCoy, MD, MS is a primary care physician, an endocrinologist, and the medical director of the Mayo Clinic Ambulance Community Paramedic Service in Rochester, Minnesota. As the medical director of the Community Paramedic Service, she oversees the design, implementation, and evaluation of programs focused on acute and chronic illness care within the community. She is a National Institutes of Health- and Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute-funded health services researcher whose work leverages real-world evidence to improve the quality, accessibility, and equity of diabetes care. She is particularly interested in understanding factors that lead to suboptimal disease management and has worked within and outside of Mayo Clinic to develop patient-centered care delivery models to improve diabetes care and health outcomes. 

Recorded June 28, 2022.


Conflict of Interest Disclosure
Interviewee(s) had no conflicts of interest to disclose.

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