Empire BlueCross BlueShield and Mount Sinai Health System have reached an agreement to offer community paramedicine, ET3 and treat-in-place options.

Industry News

October 13, 2021

New York insurance, health system collaborate on new care delivery models

On September 13, 2021, the CMS announced its decision to withdraw the ET3 NOFO due to insufficient applications received. CMS considered its options carefully before reaching the decision to not implement the medical triage line component of the Model. The insufficient number of applications received would not allow for a sufficient number of Agreements to adequately determine whether the medical triage line intervention described in the NOFO has the potential to maintain or improve quality of care for beneficiaries and reduce Medicare program spending under the Model.

Industry News

September 23, 2021

Emergency Triage, Treat, and Transport (ET3) Model

A representation of a diverse team working together for holistic healthcare and improved patient outcomes.