EMS Insider Update   |   View Online   |   April 21, 2017   |   Forward to a Friend

Monthly Recap


New Mexico Case Underscores the Importance of EMS Collaboration with Law Enforcement

EMS attorneys W. Ann "Winnie" Maggiore and Doug Wolfberg discuss lessons learned from a case in New Mexico where a paramedic was arrested and charged with battery on a peace officer after a misunderstanding with police officers. More»


How Ambulance Billing Services Can Increase Revenue and Maximize Compliance

Mark Schiowitz, president and CEO of Digitech makes his case for outsourcing ambulance billing, a distinctly different business than emergency medical transport. Schiowitz reviews the risks, protections and bottom-line implications of outsourced vs. in-house billing. More»


Community Paramedicine Implementation Guide Being Developed for Fire-Based EMS

The National Fire Protection Association is developing a guide to provide direction to agencies supporting the EMS mission for planning, preparing, implementing and evaluating community healthcare programs in an effort to meet the changing needs of the communities they serve. More»


Striving Toward Evidence-Based EMS Performance Measures

Measuring customer satisfaction can impact hospital reimbursements, but we must be careful how we use patient satisfaction to drive performance. And if we’re to held to process measures like response times then we should use evidence-based measures. More»


EMS Insider Update Subscription Information

EMS invites you to forward this newsletter to colleagues or associates who might
be interested Forward to a Friend.

If you do not subscribe to EMS newsletters but would like to, please: visit here

If you are a current subscriber, you can unsubscribe from this newsletter at any time. Read our privacy policy. Contact us by clicking here, or writing:

Clarion Fire & Rescue
1421 South Sheridan Road
Tulsa, OK 74112

© 2017 Clarion Fire & Rescue. All Rights Reserved.