Medicare

Pa. Ambulance Squads Hurt by Reimbursements that Don't Meet Costs

The nonprofit ambulance service struggles because of the high number of uninsured people and because of low reimbursements from Medicare.

Posted Monday, April 16, 2012

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JEMS Surveys 200 Most Populous Cities

Find out the results of this year’s 200-city survey.

Posted Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Texas Paper Investigates Medicare and Ambulance Company Profits

No one agency has complete regulatory control of private ambulances.

Posted Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Houston Physicians Overseeing EMS Companies Sanctioned

The job of medical director has turned into a lucrative industry of its own.

Posted Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Mental Health Clinics Make Millions from Medicare

As patients flow from ambulances to for-profit facilities, so do dollars.

Posted Tuesday, October 18, 2011

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Law Firms Court EMS Whistleblowers

Healthcare reform has provided new avenues to recoup billions of tax dollars lost to fraud and abuse in the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and law firms are actively looking for informants within EMS.

Posted Thursday, July 21, 2011


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