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Steve Wirth, Esq., EMT-P

is a founding partner of Page, Wolfberg & Wirth, LLC. Steve is an active EMS provider and firefighter, and a national EMS speaker and a member of the JEMS and EMS Insider editorial board. He can be reached at swirth@pwwemslaw.com.

content by Steve Wirth, Esq., EMT-P

Pro Bono: Appropriate Use of Patient Images in EMS Documentation

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Pro Bono: Wages & Compensation: Pay Your People Correctly

Since this month’s issue includes the JEMS Salary Survey, it’s fitting that this month’s column addresses some of the basics about proper EMS pay practices.


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Pro Bono: Reporting Drugs & Illegal Activity to Law Enforcement

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Pro Bono: How Providers Can Help Reduce the Impact of Medicare Payment Cuts

Learn some easy tips to 'tuning up' your PCR documentation to help your agency reduce the impact of Medicare cuts.


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