During the last 4 years there has been an intense amount of scrutiny from government payers and insurance companies on EMS billing practices and patient care report documentation from providers.
Payers are demanding more documentation details regarding the patient's condition than ever before to justify medical necessity for the transport. During this hour webinar, we'll take a look at what is driving these increased demands for better documentation while looking at five make or break data points found in a patient care report as well as tips on how to properly document each in order to produce compliant, quality patient care report documentation and protect your agency’s revenue stream.
Steve Sweeney has 25 years of experience in the Fire/EMS industry and as part of his role as Director of Intermedix's EMS Educational Outreach Team, he provides training and services designed to assist EMS agencies with their patient care report documentation in order to optimize their revenue stream. Prior to joining Intermedix in 2008, Steve had six years of EMS billing experience including four years of managing the day-to-day billing operations for a large 911 EMS agency. Steve is a retired paramedic serving in various capacities over his 25 years as a Lead Paramedic Crew Chief , ED Tech, Dispatcher as well as serving as a EMT/Firefighter with Marion County Fire Departments for 12 years.