Blog Archives  /  July 2016

EMS is NOT on 6 O'Clock News!

The totally most awesome, coolest thing is happening where I live this week! EMS is NOT on the news! We could be, especially this week, but it’s not. You’ll understand when I tell you that I live in the Philadelphia area. It’s a very challenging place to be. It’s hotte...

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58 Million & Counting

There’s a situation that creeped up on ambulance services and became part of everyday life before many fully realized what was happening – Medicaid transports became a larger part of your daily transport volume and consequently, a larger part of your payer mix. So, if you are doing mo...

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Be Compliant Strong!

It’s summertime - the July 4th holiday passed, many are on vacation and before we know it, fall will be upon us. Fall always arrives with an uptick in activities, both personally and professionally. With the arrival of vacation season, many people find that the office has gotten a bit quiet...

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EMS Documentation & Billing Problems Persist

Summertime and the living is not as easy as you think. Due to vacations and holidays, there may be changes in crews or a juggling of the people who normally perform billing functions. Whether field provider or biller, both parties have a responsibility to do the right thing (even when we are dist...

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