Ambulance Billing and Collections

Beyond Revenue Cycle: Financial Advisor in EMS Billing Services

By Taina Rodrigues-Wells | November 6, 2023 | Comments Off on Beyond Revenue Cycle: Financial Advisor in EMS Billing Services

The revenue cycle refers to the series of activities and processes an organization goes through to generate revenue, from the initial customer interaction to the collection of payment. Effective revenue cycle management is crucial for an organization’s sustainability and financial health.  EMS billing companies primarily aim to assist EMS providers with revenue cycle services. That […]

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EMS Finance Explained: Bad Debt Allowance

By Taina Rodrigues-Wells | October 23, 2023 | Comments Off on EMS Finance Explained: Bad Debt Allowance

After understanding the difference between Gross Charges and Contractual Allowances, we jump to a new EMS Finance scenario. As similar as they may seem, Contractual Allowance and Bad Debt Allowance are distinct write-off policies that affect reimbursement for EMS providers.  While both signify an unrecoverable reimbursement amount, Contractual Allowances happen due to a contractual agreement between parties. Conversely, […]

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EMS Finance Explained: Gross Charge vs. Contractual Allowance 

By Taina Rodrigues-Wells | October 16, 2023 | Comments Off on EMS Finance Explained: Gross Charge vs. Contractual Allowance 

The exchange of payment for services or products is the basis of industry. Companies charge a price per unit in return for making products or delivering services. This price typically reflects the production cost, market demand, competition, and profit margins. That’s how it works for most business lines. However, ambulance billing operates differently.  Gross Charge […]

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EMS Finance Explained: Write-off Policies

By Taina Rodrigues-Wells | October 9, 2023 | Comments Off on EMS Finance Explained: Write-off Policies

Write-offs are a common and necessary part of the EMS billing and reimbursement cycle. As an accounting practice, they adjust the accounts receivable balance for a multitude of reasons. This blog will define several of the most common write-offs in the EMS revenue cycle. Contractual Allowance A contractual allowance indicates that a payer has a […]

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Senate Bill 2476 – What does it mean?

By Taina Rodrigues-Wells | September 4, 2023 | Comments Off on Senate Bill 2476 – What does it mean?

Updated November 14, 2023 Why and how to submit your fee schedule to TDI What is happening: As part of the preparation for the January 1, 2024, go live of Senate Bill 2476, Texas-based EMS providers are asked to submit their fee schedule to the Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) portal. The first submission deadline […]

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Six Core Strengths®: Driving Contagious Reputation in EMS Billing

By Taina Rodrigues-Wells | August 7, 2023 | Comments Off on Six Core Strengths®: Driving Contagious Reputation in EMS Billing

With a relentless commitment to excellence, EMERGICON prides itself on having carved a contagious reputation throughout Texas. From the unwavering dedication to customer satisfaction that ensures exceeding expectations to the commitment to compliance in EMS billing that stands as a cornerstone of our business, EMERGICON evolved as a force for good within the ambulance billing […]

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Six Core Strengths®: Communication Effectiveness in EMS Billing

By Taina Rodrigues-Wells | July 31, 2023 | Comments Off on Six Core Strengths®: Communication Effectiveness in EMS Billing

With a relentless commitment to excellence, EMERGICON prides itself on having carved a contagious reputation throughout Texas. From the unwavering dedication to customer satisfaction that ensures exceeding expectations to the commitment to compliance in EMS billing that stands as a cornerstone of our business, EMERGICON evolved as a force for good within the ambulance billing […]

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Six Core Strengths®: Continuum of Care & Patient Relationship

By Taina Rodrigues-Wells | July 24, 2023 | Comments Off on Six Core Strengths®: Continuum of Care & Patient Relationship

With a relentless commitment to excellence, EMERGICON prides itself on having carved a contagious reputation throughout Texas. From the unwavering dedication to customer satisfaction that ensures exceeding expectations to the commitment to compliance in EMS billing that stands as a cornerstone of our business, EMERGICON evolved as a force for good within the ambulance billing […]

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Six Core Strengths®: Memorable Customer Service in EMS Billing

By Taina Rodrigues-Wells | July 17, 2023 | Comments Off on Six Core Strengths®: Memorable Customer Service in EMS Billing

With a relentless commitment to excellence, EMERGICON prides itself on having carved a contagious reputation throughout Texas. From the unwavering dedication to customer satisfaction that ensures exceeding expectations to the commitment to compliance in EMS billing that stands as a cornerstone of our business, EMERGICON evolved as a force for good within the ambulance billing […]

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Six Core Strengths®: Collections Growth For EMS Agencies

By Taina Rodrigues-Wells | July 10, 2023 | Comments Off on Six Core Strengths®: Collections Growth For EMS Agencies

With a relentless commitment to excellence, EMERGICON prides itself on having carved a contagious reputation throughout Texas. From the unwavering dedication to customer service that ensures exceeding expectations to the commitment to compliance in EMS billing that stands as a cornerstone of our business, EMERGICON evolved as a force for good within the ambulance billing […]

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