Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

Billing and Administration Search Results

RSS

Good EMS documentation and the ability to get paid

- 04/21/2015

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 ...


Philly FD officials notify ambulance patients of identity theft

- 04/04/2015

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 ...


Fla. ambulance company and hospitals settle fraud lawsuit

- 03/27/2015

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 ...


Idaho law would allow EMS to bill for non-ER transports

- 03/25/2015

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 ...


Fla. ambulance service more expensive than anticipated

- 03/04/2015

County-run service losing money from poor collections and having to replace ambulance fleet


Fla. ambulance service more expensive than anticipated

- 03/04/2015

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 ...


AMR announces final layoffs for Calf. billing office closure

- 03/02/2015

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 ...


Calif. officials prepare for ambulance shortage

- 02/25/2015

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 ...


Couple leads creation of ambulance service for all the right reasons

- 02/24/2015

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 ...


NY volunteer EMS seeks to bill insurance companies

- 02/24/2015

By Valerie Bauman Newsday COMMACK, N.Y. — The Commack Volunteer Ambulance Corps will likely start billing patients' insurance companies for emergency services by the end of this ...


Narcan costs to 'completely destroy' Kan. fire budget

- 02/23/2015

A rapid rise in heroin overdoses has caused higher demand for the drug


Narcan costs to 'completely destroy' Kan. fire budget

- 02/23/2015

WCPO NEWPORT, Ky. — The costly medication used to counteract the effects of heroin, Narcan, comes with high price tags that the Newport Fire Department says will "completely destroy" ...


SUV to replace ambulance in Fla. experiment

- 02/20/2015

By Anne Lindberg Tampa Bay Times CLEARWATER, Fla. — Some people who call for emergency medical services in this city may be surprised by what they don't see -- a fire truck or a ...


Trending: Narcan costs skyrocket across the U.S.

- 02/19/2015

As more public safety agencies started stocking naloxone in 2014, the cost of the drug used to reverse the effects of an opiate overdose has skyrocketed in communities across the U.S. EMS1 ...


Idaho law would allow EMS to bill for non-ER transports

- 02/19/2015

COEUR d’ALENE, Idaho — Legislation recently introduced in Idaho would allow EMS to charge for services when transporting patients to a location other than the emergency department. The ...


Today's Top Stories

Saturday, April 25, 2015
  • Over 1,000 dead as 7.8 quake hits Nepal

Line-Of-Duty Deaths

Submit information on fallen EMS providers in your area.

Featured Columnist

John Becknell

On EMS Leadership

Understand the causes and symptoms of this affliction and work to mitigate its debilitating...