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Hard to believe this is true

WHAT?  Los Angeles Paramedics are not allowed to take patients with psychiatric needs to mental health centers.

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Hard to believe this is true, but thankfully on January 25, 2017, The Los Angeles Board of Supervisors unanimously voted to sponsor state legislation to change a law that prohibits paramedics from taking patients to mental health urgent care and sobering centers. Paramedics are required to take patients with psychiatric needs only to hospital emergency departments or 9-1-1 receiving units.

 

 

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