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How paramedics can take action to protect patients from falling through the cracks
Are you financially prepared to be on the other end of medical care?
Organizations and citizens have a “shared responsibility” to defend their data, computer hardware and software systems from ransomware attacks
The “Direct Pay” bill was passed earlier this year and directs insurance companies to send payments to EMS providers instead of customers
Lockport officials project $1.18M in ambulance billing revenue by the end of 2023
New model would improve resource use and reduce patient, hospital costs
The FAIR Health report also found that ALS services were required more often between 2018-2022 than BLS services
A spokesperson for MedStar said costs to retain staff since the COVID-19 pandemic have eaten into their reserve fund
The ophthalmologist and comedian shares how the No Surprises Act impacts out-of-network billing
Jeannette EMS states that poor insurance reimbursement rates are the reason for ending the service
Due to Dan Bradley’s pre-existing conditions, he was determined “uninsurable,” his wife and fellow EMT shared
In a Boston Globe opinion piece, Dr. Eric Dickson says paying ambulance services to care for patients at home instead of transporting them would also cut costs
The Texas EMS Alliance says the bill would ensure fair pay for EMS agencies while reducing patients’ payment stress
Adams could eliminate retired EMS providers, firefighters, officers and others’ health insurance options except for Medicare Advantage
The private rates remain below those for the Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Department