Blog Archives  /  August 2018

How to Say "No" to the Boss

This week an ambulance company owner was convicted in Texas of a $3 million fraud conspiracy.  In addition to billing for van transports as ambulance trips, the OIG press release about the conviction noted the owner had “instructed a licensed emergency medical technician (EMT) to creat...

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Doesn't Matter - Audits or Regulatory Change - EMS Must Still Run

This piece is about two things – the ambulance industry must be realistic and practical. There is a LOT of scrutiny these days (ALS emergency audits, TPE audits, review of non-emergency transports) and much change on the horizon (non-emergency documentation rules a-coming, a proposed Medica...

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