Appreciate anyone who can add to the list of nominees for the largest 5 EMS programs in the U.S. that have "ambulance subscription" programs. Thanks in advance for your contributions.Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Ben Waller Jun 11, 2010.
What has been your experience and results in charging for non-transport services (i.e. Treat-and-Release" charges for service?) Specifically, what are your current rates? What is your collection rate…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Chance Gearheart Dec 4, 2009.
Haven't read it - don't know the science, the limitations, or the level of significance - but AP is running with this. FYI"Uninsured patients with traumatic injuries, such as car crashes, falls and…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Chris Carlson, PhD Nov 17, 2009.
In the effort to redefine EMS delivery, organizations (both public and private) are rushing to hang out their shingle as ‘Community Paramedicine’ or ‘Mobile Integrated Health Care’ (MIHC) Providers.
The fact remains, that aside from a few pilot projects, there has been no compensation mechanism provided or identified for these services. One thing remains clear in the age of value driven care; there will be no compensation unless clear value can be demonstrated. So what are the…Continue
Posted on August 1, 2014 at 12:19pm
The questions come on a daily basis – “Do I reposition my EMS business in the face of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and if so, how?” One of my favorite truisms is ‘the practical function of conventional wisdom is to save one from original thought.’ The banks of the river of conventional wisdom are currently overflowing with the ‘opportunities’ and ‘solutions’ presented by community paramedicine as a response to the post-ACA…Continue
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