LANSING, Mich. — A bill aiming to increase Medicaid funding for ambulance services was passed by the Senate, and will make its way to the governor for final approval.
The Quality Assurance ...
By Nikie Mayo
Anderson Independent Mail
WILLIAMSTON, S.C. — The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating allegations of financial mismanagement at Williamston Emergency ...
By Ben Sutherly
The Columbus Dispatch
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Medical debt weighs on many Americans, but few incidents pack a larger or more-unexpected hit than a medical-helicopter flight.
By Beth Musgrave
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Lexington is moving forward with a program that would help poor residents pay for costly ambulance bills
The Urban County ...
DALLAS — A man found unresponsive in solitary confinement at the Dallas City Detention Center later died after a quick transport to a nearby hospital.
But both the city and ambulance ...
We provided an ambulance transport, what do you mean insurance won’t pay?
We hear this question a lot - from patients, paramedics and municipal representatives who may not always appreciate ...
By Aubrey Whelan
The Philadelphia Inquirer
PHILADELPHIA — Billing information for at least 750 patients who used Philadelphia ambulances in 2012 was stolen by an employee of the company ...
By Andrew Pantazi
The Florida Times-Union
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The federal government settled a lawsuit this month filed against a local ambulance company and four hospitals, while ...
By Samantha Malott
Moscow-Pullman Daily News
MOSCOW, Idaho — A bill making its way through the Idaho Legislature will allow EMS responders to treat a patient on site and still be reimbursed ...
County-run service losing money from poor collections and having to replace ambulance fleet
BAY COUNTY, Fla. — Bay County EMS has been losing money since taking over the ambulance center, and is attempting to shorten the time it takes to collect patient payments.
The move 14 ...
The Modesto Bee
SALIDA, Calif. — Employees at the American Medical Response billing center in Salida will continue working on borrowed time, but their employer is firm about closing ...
By Susan Meeker
Glenn County Transcript
GLENN COUNTY, Calif. — The Willows Public Safety Committee met Thursday with other city and county officials to come up with a strategy to overcome ...
Many EMS providers find their work to be a calling - long hours, low pay, and hours of monotony and the mundane, punctuated by minutes of exhilaration and occasional terror.
And, most of us ...
By Valerie Bauman
COMMACK, N.Y. — The Commack Volunteer Ambulance Corps will likely start billing patients' insurance companies for emergency services by the end of this ...