Summary: S.218 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (01/21/2015)

Veterans to Paramedics Transition Act of 2015

Amends the Public Health Service Act to revise the grant program to improve emergency medical services in rural areas to include as a permissible use of grant funds the provision of coursework and training to enable veterans to satisfy emergency medical services personnel certification requirements. Requires such coursework and training to take into account previous medical coursework and training received by such veterans when they were on active duty in the Armed Forces.