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In the OCTOBER 2023 Issue

PM Oct 2023 COVER


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The EMS Economic and Staffing Crisis Creates an Opportunity for Improved System Design

Using data to evaluate your community’s EMS costs, ambulance staffing levels, and response time expectations to help prevent your EMS systems from collapsing.

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The ethical obligation to be politically neutral in the era of the perpetual election

Women in Leadership

A groundbreaking women-focused conference session helps set the stage for change.

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I-NAPA’s 2023 “Advancing Your Leadership” Virtual Symposium

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PM Special Supplement on Racial and Social Justice

This award-winning special edition features observations and commentary from local government leaders.

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