Blog Archives  /  September 2016

Ambulance Provider? Financial Risk Ahead

If you provide and bill for medical transportation services of ANY kind, you need to be aware how high the government just raised the stakes for compliance. Last week we told you about the intense focus on ALS-1 emergencies. If you do emergencies, or take trips in/out of skilled nursing facilitie...

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ALS Providers Beware!!!

Medicare just announced that major overpayments were received by ambulance services who render Advanced Life Support (ALS) services. CMS says that improper payments for ALS services is projected at $226 million. Released September 12, 2016, the Medicare-Fee-for-Service 2015 Improper Payments ...

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Labor Day EMS VIPs

This Labor Day holiday is a good time to recognize the VIPs of every EMS organization – the dispatch staff, the EMTs and paramedics, and your essential billing team. Look at what they face and how much they do. Dispatch Personnel The call center has become the “special forces&...

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