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Ambulance Consulting: EMS Funding & Ambulance Funding


 

EMS Funding, EMS Grants, EMS Billing & ALS Bundle Billing EMS Funding & Ambulance Funding is getting tougher every year.  Insurance fee schedules, audits, software changes, rate reduction, disappearing governmental subsidies and decreasing returns on annual appeals and subscription programs.

All of this in the face of increased expectations of our communities from terrorism readiness to an aging population that relies on the 911 system as it’s healthcare safety net.

 

Governmental relations

Our experienced team can help you strategize and prepare to properly request, justify and defend your budget requests in new and more definitive ways.  We can also assist you with the Community Relations that might be needed to sway the public to your side of the financial argument. Need help help developing and crafting a service contract?

Multi-step fund raising programs

Have you noticed that the results of your annual fund drive are dropping?

For EMS funding and Fire Service funding, the basic principles of direct response marketing have proven that sending a single annual fund drive letter is not enough. A targeted, personalized, multi-step campaign that changes from year to year will boost results.  You should also target year round residents differently from seasonal ones and business owners differently than residents for maximum success.

We offer fully customized campaigns using state-of-the-art direct mailing methods to insure targeted, deliverable mail at the best postal rates available.  We provide full reporting of donors, bad addresses and non-replies so you can track your progress. We have access to every mailing address in the United States.

Membership/subscription drives

Have you noticed that the results of your annual subscription drive are dropping?

When was the last time you increased your subscription fees?  The basic principles of direct response marketing have proven that sending a single annual subscription mailing is not enough. A targeted, personalized, multi-step campaign that changes from year to year will boost results.  You should also target year round residents differently from seasonal ones and business owners differently than residents for maximum success.

For EMS funding and Fire Department funding, we offer fully customized campaigns using state-of-the-art direct mailing methods to insure targeted, deliverable mail at the best postal rates available.  We provide full reporting of members, bad addresses and non-replies so you can track your progress. We have access to every mailing address in the United States.


Implementing ALS Bundle Billing

If you are served by paramedics that ‘intercept’ your ambulances or if you’re operating a paramedic service and your BLS agencies want to be able to recover monies to pay you…we can help.   Members of our staff assisted in crafting the original legislation way back in 1996 that made bundle billing legal.  We understand the nuances and can help you get craft the agreements to properly collect the reimbursement needed and available to fund your system.


Reimbursement Management /Billing and Collections

AmbulanceBill.com - Get the highest collection rates for your EMS service or Fire department! (provided by our sister company Holdsworth, Pelton & Associates)

**Billing services currently available in Connecticut, Maryland, Delaware, Massachusetts, Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. If your state is not listed…please call to discuss your needs (860) 638-1800.

We offer a comprehensive approach to reimbursement.  There are ‘billing services’ and then there’s us.  We give you an advantage…in depth industry knowledge that can help you manage your service better and enjoy better reimbursement returns.

Fact: Virtually none of the EMS billing firms are run by experienced EMS consultants with a 30 year history of successful reimbursement operations.

30 years… ZERO issues with Medicare, Medicaid or any other insurance audits!

That’s a record that can help you outsource your billing and sleep peacefully at night knowing your funds are being handled safely.

Beginning in 1988, we’re the first and oldest billing firm in Connecticut processing claims for 31% of all of the services in the state that bill with a client retention rate of 93%.  We keep our clients happy and they stay with us because of it.  We’ve also had the privilege of advising clients in 15 other states on reimbursement issues.  Put this experience to work for you…

If you’re not in one of our currently available states you can still use our award winning patient services web portal to help you communicate with your patients 24/7/365.

Click here to learn more about how to add AmbulanceBill.com to your reimbursement toolbox:

EMS Funding, Fire Department funding, EMS Grants, EMS Billing & ALS Bundle Billing