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Veteran's widow battles VA over ambulance bills

- 09/13/2014

KOIN WOODBURN, Ore. — As a young man, Ray Schenewerk served in the US Navy. Later in life, he battled cancer, and twice went to the hospital in an ambulance. He died last December, ...


Pa. EMS agencies grapple with industry changes

- 09/08/2014

By Samantha Madison The Sentinel CARLISLE, Pa. — With a number of changes on the horizon in emergency medicine, companies are bound to run into some challenges that can make those switches ...


N.C. city cracks down on nearly $4M in unpaid EMS bills

- 09/04/2014

By Keith Strange The Mount Airy News DOBSON, N.C. — While officials note they are still trying to get the kinks worked out regarding the process, they say efforts to aggressively go ...


Mo. city finds way to outsource ambulance billing, keep local jobs

- 09/02/2014

The Kansas City Star KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The protracted battle over who controls ambulance billing in Kansas City is far from over. That’s good news for taxpayers, who stand ...


Former Tenn. EMS workers pocket $45K in ambulance fraud

- 08/29/2014

The husband and wife stole money and neglected bills bankrupting the company; they face charges for misconduct in public office, identity theft and fraud


Inside EMS Podcast: Can community paramedicine save major EMS agencies?

- 08/29/2014

Download this podcast on iTunes, SoundCloud or via RSS feed In this week’s Inside EMS podcast, hosts Chris Cebollero and Kelly Grayson discuss Rural/Metro’s decision to close ...


Former Wis. EMS chiefs pocket $45K in ambulance fraud

- 08/29/2014

By Megan Dwyer Fox 6 News JEFFERSON COUNTY, Wis. — Two former members of the Sullivan Emergency Medical Service (EMS) are in hot water after Jefferson County investigators say they ...


NY city to cut firefighters, auction ambulances

- 08/28/2014

Thomas Prohaska The Buffalo News, N.Y. LOCKPORT, N.Y. — The cash-strapped city plans to auction off its two ambulances and to reduce Fire Department minimum staffing from nine firefighters ...


Va. county covers ambulance ride co-pays

- 08/26/2014

By Ali Rockett Daily Press YORK, Va. — York County is expected to transport 4,250 patients for emergency medical services over the course of fiscal year 2015. Instead of charging ...


Petition halts Mo. ambulance billing outsourcing

- 08/26/2014

THE KANSAS CITY STAR KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A group opposed to the Kansas City Council’s decision to outsource ambulance billing has gathered sufficient petition signatures to force ...


The need to avoid EMS staffing reductions during budget cuts

- 08/25/2014

By Allison G. S. Knox InPublicSafety.com As local governments make budget cuts in an effort to maintain their finances and prevent layoffs, it is critical for lawmakers and emergency medical ...


Family: Man died because cardiac hospital closed ER

- 08/22/2014

A cash-strapped Calif. hospital specializing in heart health stopped its emergency ambulance services, and family members say Booker Williams died because paramedics couldn't bring him there


Family: Man died because cardiac hospital closed ER

- 08/22/2014

New York Daily News SAN PABLO, Calif. — A grieving California family says it lost a loved one because a cash-strapped hospital refused to accept patients arriving by ambulance. San ...


Pa. township to house ambulances at local college

- 08/21/2014

By Mari A. Schaefer The Philadelphia Inquirer HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP, Pa. — Haverford Township soon will house its ambulances on the Haverford College campus and at the Bon Air Fire Company, ...


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