EMS Reimbursement Update| March 2013

Sequestration and Medicare  *UPDATED Due to the continuing budget gridlock in Congress, sequestration or a wide range of federal program budget cuts, including Medicare payments to providers and health plans. Under special sequestration rules for Medicare, the reductions are capped at 2 percent of payments and plans for each year of sequestration. These reductions are scheduled to apply to Medicare Part [...]

EMS Reimbursement Update| March 2013

Sequestration and Medicare Due to the continuing budget gridlock in Congress, sequestration or a wide range of federal program budget cuts, including Medicare payments to providers and health plans. Under special sequestration rules for Medicare, the reductions are capped at 2 percent of payments and plans for each year of sequestration. These reductions are scheduled to apply to Medicare Part A [...]

EMS Reimbursement Update September 2012

 Physician Certification Statement Medicare requires a Physician   Certification Statement (PCS) for all non-emergency transports.  This   includes transportation to and from a physician's office, dialysis center,   diagnostic or theraputic center, discharge from a facility and most   inter-facility transportation.  Repetitive Patients Repetitive is defined as three   or more transports within a ten [...]

2016-11-20T07:17:24-05:00Jan 8 2013|In the News, Kim's Corner|

EMS Reimbursement Update December 2012

 HIPAA Compliance  Committment In light of recent media attention related to HIPAA Security,   EMS|MC would like to reiterate our dedication to protecting your agency   against unauthorized data breaches.  At EMS|MC, we are committed to   protecting the privacy and security of your patient's protected health   information in accordance with HIPAA and HITECH Regulations [...]

2016-11-20T07:17:24-05:00Jan 3 2013|Compliance Resources, In the News, Kim's Corner|
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