EMS Billing News and Information

Keep up to date with news and information on EMS billing services and the coming changes in ICD-10.

How to Write Good Patient Care Reports (PCRs) – Part 2 of 5

How to Write Good Patient Care Reports (PCRs) – Part 2 of 5

Last month, we introduced the first of a 5-part series on writing good patient care reports (PCRs), which focused on collecting patient information (See Full Article: How to Write Good Patient Care Reports (PCRs) Part 1 of 5: Collecting Patient Information).

This month, for the second part of the series, we will be focusing on how to avoid vague terminology in PCRs.

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Documenting Medical Necessity 101

Current EMS news is littered with stories of fraud and abuse cases involving ambulance companies and insurance carriers. Some ambulance companies have actually been guilty of shady business practices and others may have been guilty by ignorance of the law. Either way,...

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