EMS Best Practice #6: Invest in Training and Tools for EMS Billers

EMS Billing

Arm your EMS billers with the right resources and watch the time between ambulance transport and claim submission shrink. EMS agencies continue to struggle to make ends meet. The cost of EMS patient care continues to rise, while ambulance reimbursement rates continue to disappoint. In addition, Federal and state regulations continue to multiply. When payers and regulators fail to see the immense value EMS brings to healthcare, economical solutions can be hard to find.

Topics: EMS Billing

What if EMS Billers Controlled the Dispatch Center?

EMS Cartoons & EMS Professionals

What if EMS Billers controlled the Dispatch Center? Hmmmm… that would be interesting.

Topics: EMS Professionals EMS Cartoons

EMS Best Practice #5: Foster Collaboration Between EMS Crew Members and Billers

EMS Billing & ePCR - Patient Care Reporting

Create a collaborative team to regularly discuss patient care documentation, EMS billing, collection, denial, and appeal metrics as part of continuous improvement. EMS agencies continue to struggle to make ends meet. The cost of EMS patient care continues to rise, while ambulance reimbursement rates continue to disappoint. In addition, Federal and state regulations continue to multiply. When payers and regulators fail to see the immense value EMS brings to healthcare, economical solutions can be hard to find.

Topics: ePCR - Patient Care Reporting EMS Billing