why surprise billing is really a surprise

Why “Surprise Billing” is really a surprise

July 15, 2022

“Surprise Billing” has been a hot topic in Texas and around the country. Surprise billing occurs when a patient who has insurance receives care from an out-of-network provider and owes money out of pocket. This happens most often during surgeries or hospital stays when not all providers are in-network or during medical emergencies because EMS […]

paying for emergency medical services

Paying for Emergency Medical Services: Readiness versus Utilization

July 8, 2022

When a 911 operator answers a call, the person on the other end of the line is often nervous and seeking immediate help. Much like the first responders who don’t hesitate to rush to their aid, most callers don’t pause to consider the cost of the emergency medical services they need or their ability to […]

public vs private ambulance services - what's the difference

Public Ambulance Agencies and Private Ambulance Agencies – What’s the difference?

July 1, 2022

When you’re running a city, you have a lot of things to think about. You have to ensure the safety of your citizens, maintain the budget, and address the concerns of everyone involved. Another area of responsibility is ensuring that the ambulance transportation service you use is ready to respond at all times. And that […]


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