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Georgia County Begins Charging for Patient Refusals

The Bryan County Board of Commissioners approved charging a $75 response fee to patients who refuse ambulance transport.

Posted Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Virginia County Reconsiders Ambulance Fee

The possibility of charging ambulance fees in Prince William will resurface Tuesday when the Board of County Supervisors reconvenes after a month-long recess.

Posted Monday, September 14, 2009

Budget Stops Lawrence Firefighters from Answering EMS Calls

The Lawrence Fire Department has stopped responding to most medical aid calls indefinitely.

Posted Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Rhode Island Subscription Considered Illegal

For nearly five decades, residents in Pawcatuck paid a fee to have an ambulance service in neighboring Rhode Island respond to their calls.

Posted Friday, August 28, 2009

Pennsylvania FD Drops Ambulance Service

Eastern Salisbury Fire Department will end its 56 years of ambulance service tonight when it officially shuts down an operation that fire officials said had become a financial drain.



Posted Thursday, August 13, 2009

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2009 Pinnacle Offers Strategies for Recession-Weary Managers

This year, the Pinnacle Conference discussed how EMS leaders and agencies can survive, and even excel, during a stormy economy.

Posted Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Wisconsin County to cut Paramedic Funds

Communities without their own paramedics worry about the county subsidy.

Posted Monday, August 10, 2009

Pennsylvania FD Ends Ambulance Service

It is a financial matter, fire company President Tabitha Livingston said. The run load doesn t support the ambulance."

Posted Saturday, July 25, 2009

Teen charged for cost of mountain rescue

Posted Friday, July 17, 2009






 

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