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EMS|MC’s Claims Processing Technology

01.28.21

EMSmart™ claims processing technology raises the bar and your bottom line At EMS|MC our priorities are clear: to employ a compliant, accurate and efficient system to manage an increasingly complex...

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EMS Management & Consultants Partnered with the Forsyth Backpack Program to Pack More Than 400 meals

12.07.18

EMS Management & Consultants partnered with the Forsyth Backpack Program to pack more than 400 meals providing for more than 70 students at Gibson Elementary and Kimberly Park Elementary during...

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EMS Management & Consultants Announces EMSpire Agenda and Registration

07.10.18

July 10, 2018 (Winston-Salem, NC) –  EMS Management & Consultants (EMS|MC), a third-party EMS billing company, announces EMSpire 2018: Impacting Tomorrow’s EMS agenda and registration. This day and a half...

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EMS|MC Hits the Road Exhibiting at Conferences throughout the United States

01.08.18

January 8, 2018 (Winston-Salem) – EMS Management & Consultants looks forward to exhibiting at several conferences throughout the US in 2018. EMS|MC is more than a healthcare billing company. EMS|MC...

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EMS|MC’s Volunteer Committee Commits to Making a Difference in the Triad

12.07.17

EMS|MC’s Volunteer Committee Commits to Making a Difference in the Triad December 7, 2017 (Winston-Salem) – Established in 2015, the EMS|MC Volunteer Committee was created with the goal to serve...

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EMS Management & Consultants Honored as One of the Healthiest Employers of 2017 in the Triad

11.22.17

November 22, 2017 (Winston-Salem, NC) –  EMS Management & Consultants (EMS|MC), a third-party EMS and ambulance billing company, was honored as one of the Healthiest Employers of 2017 in the...

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EMS Management & Consultants Announces Appointment of Chief Operating Officer

10.31.17

EMS Management & Consultants Announces Appointment of Chief Operating Officer October 31, 2017 (Winston-Salem, NC) –  EMS Management & Consultants (EMS|MC), a third-party EMS billing company, announces the appointment of...

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EMSign Signature Wizard!

10.17.17

October 17, 2017 (Winston-Salem, NC) – EMS Management and Consultants (EMS|MC), a third-party EMS and ambulance billing company, released their newest innovation, EMSign Signature Wizard, in the third quarter with...

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Paramedics Plus and East Texas Medical Center EMS Announce Billing Partnership with EMS Management & Consultants

10.20.16

October 19, 2016 (Tyler, Texas) – Paramedics Plus, a national 911 ambulance transport service, and East Texas Medical Center EMS (ETMC EMS), a regional healthcare system, announced today a long-term...

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5 Things You Need to Know to Survive a Medicare Audit

10.13.16

Ambulance providers are more likely than ever to face Medicare audits. Most challenged claims are flagged because of incorrect or incomplete documentation, and it’s important to train medics as well...

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How to Make Community Paramedicine Work for Your Agency, Part 2

09.15.16

Health care reform presents both a daunting challenge and a significant opportunity for EMS providers. Part I of this series covers how to identify whether a community paramedicine program is...

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EMS Management and Consultants Announces Appointment of Chief Customer Officer to VFCF Board of Trustees

07.15.16

July 15, 2016 (Winston-Salem, NC) – EMS Management & Consultants (EMS|MC), a third-party EMS and ambulance billing company, announces the appointment of its Chief Customer Officer to the Virginia Fire...

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EMS Management and Consultants Launches New Suite of Applications Called EMSolutions

06.17.16

June 17, 2016 (Winston-Salem, NC) – On Thursday, EMS Management and Consultants (EMS|MC), a third-party EMS and ambulance billing company, launched a new suite of service offerings and applications called...

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Emergency Ambulance Services

06.16.16

A “google” search of news in the EMS industry will quickly find articles of ambulance services being assessed fines and penalties for billing transports that are not considered medically necessary. ...

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NC Medicaid and NC Health Choice Section 1115 Demonstration Waiver Fact Sheet

06.09.16

EMS|MC has prepared a fact sheet to assist NC EMS providers to navigate through North Carolina's Medicaid and NC Health Choice Section 1115 Demonstration Waiver Application submitted by DHHS on...

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Scotland County EMS sees bump in revenue

06.03.16

LAURINBURG —When Scotland County EMS pulled up in front of EMS Management and Consultants in Winston-Salem, in an ambulance, no one was alarmed. Sirens weren’t sounding, lights weren’t flashing and...

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EMS Management and Consultants Hires Former State Office of EMS Chief

12.04.15

December 3, 2015 (Winston-Salem, NC) – EMS Management and Consultants (EMS|MC), a third-party EMS and ambulance billing company, announced Thursday that Regina Godette-Crawford will join the company as an Advocacy...

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EMS|MC Hires Greg Carnes as Chief Executive Officer

10.28.15

October 28, 2015 (Winston-Salem, NC) – EMS Management and Consultants (EMS│MC), a third-party EMS and ambulance billing company, announced Monday that Greg Carnes has joined the North Carolina based firm...

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Reducing ED visits and readmissions: Why hospitals should partner with EMS

07.29.15

By Kim Stanley, Chief Customer Officer, EMS Management & Consultants, and Brent Myers, MD, MPH, Director and Medical Director, Wake County Department of Emergency Medical Services An estimated 240 million...

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EMS Management and Consultants to Launch New Logo

07.28.15

EMS Management and Consultants to Launch New Logo   July 29, 2015 (Winston-Salem, NC) – EMS Management and Consultants (EMS│MC), a third-party billing company based in Winston-Salem, is launching a...

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Fluvanna County Decides to Charge for Ambulance Transport

07.28.15

from the Fluvanna Review   It’s goodbye to free ambulance rides for Fluvanna County residents, who starting Sept. 1 will pay for their transport to the hospital. The Board of...

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Riding In Their Shoes

12.02.14

post by Mary Dorsett Deploying a new client is always an exciting experience. Each EMS agency usually has their own set of procedures and are often anxious to have EMS|MC,...

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EMS Management and Consultants Awarded New Contract for Third-Party Billing of Emergency Medical Services

07.22.14

EMS Management and Consultants Awarded New Contract for Third-Party Billing of Emergency Medical Services Virginia’s Loudoun County Partners with EMS/MC to Improve Municipal Financial Performance   WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – July...

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EMS Management and Consultants Awarded Four New Contracts

07.03.14

EMS Management and Consultants Awarded Four New Contracts for Third Party Billing of Emergency Medical Services Seeking Improved Financial Performance and Patient-Community Satisfaction   WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – July 2, 2014...

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Good Medical Records Documentation Critical for ICD-10 Success

06.26.14

Good Medical Records Documentation Critical for ICD-10 Success With 140,000 ICD-10 codes – nearly ten times the number in ICD-9 – medical records documentation will be more important than ever....

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EMS Reimbursement Update August 2013: Medicare Recoupments for Incarcerated Patients

08.22.13

Medicare Recoupments for Incarcerated Patients Recently, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS)initiated refunds from providers and suppliers based on data that indicated that the beneficiary was incarcerated on the date...

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EMS Reimbursement Update| July 2013 | NC Medicaid Update

08.22.13

NC Medicaid Update The NC Tracks System went live on July 1, 2013, replacing the 35-year old NC Medicaid claims processing system known as Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS). During...

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EMS Reimbursement Update May 2013: Customer Service Training

05.28.13

As I am sure that you will agree, training and education is an important part of employee development.   In order to continue to provide high quality customer service to your patients,...

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EMS Reimbursement Update May 2013: Collection Notification

05.28.13

Many EMS agencies utilize a third party collection agency to collect bad debt accounts.  As you know, the collection agencies must abide by regulations such as the Fair Debt Collection Act (FDCA)...

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EMS|MC Reimbursement Update May 2013: NC Medicaid Broker

05.28.13

As you may know, NC Medicaid, Division of Medicaid Assistance (DMA) issued an RFP for a non-emergency transportation broker system in 2012. The proposed broker system would have required all...

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NC Medicaid Update | May 2013

05.08.13

NC Medicaid Update The NC Tracks System will go live on July 1, 2013, replacing the 35-year old NC Medicaid claims processing system known as Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS)....

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Important Annoucement | May 2013

05.08.13

Important Announcement EMS Management & Consultants, Inc. (EMS|MC) is pleased to announce Jeff Loney has accepted the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Jeff Loney brings over 12 years of...

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EMS Reimbursement Update| March 2013

03.12.13

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...

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EMS Reimbursement Update| March 2013

03.12.13

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...

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EMS Reimbursement Update September 2012

01.08.13

 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...

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EMS Reimbursement Update January 2013

01.03.13

 2013 Ambulance Fee Schedule Through recent "fiscal   cliff" legislation, Congress has voted to extend ambulance "add   on" payments until January 1, 2014. The current "add on" payments   of 2%...

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EMS Reimbursement Update December 2012

01.03.13

 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...

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Medicare Contractor Reviews

07.31.12

  Medicare Contractor Reviews Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently initiated a CERT (Comprehensive Error Rate Testing) Review for ambulance claims.  Many of the contractors will be participating in...

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North Carolina Medicare

02.10.12

 **Applies to NC Part B Medicare Claims ONLY Palmetto GBA announced that they will be transitioning to a new Finance System on February 15, 2012.  During this time, all claims...

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EMS|MC has successfully completed SAS 70 Audit

07.11.11

EMS Management & Consultants, Inc. has successfully completed a SAS 70 Type II audit (Statement on Auditing Standards No. 70: Service Organizations) for the period November 1, 2008 to April...

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Kim’s Corner June 2011

07.05.11

*North Carolina Providers Only* BCBS State Health Plan As you recall, we have been working with BCBS State Health Plan over the past few months  Several months ago, BCBS SHP began denying all...

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