6 essential roles of the EMS company officer – EMS1.com

Lieutenant, crew lead, captain, senior medic – they’re all titles floating around the EMS community – but what do these titles really entail? For some agencies, they’re exactly that; titles. For others, however, they signify accomplishment, accountability, responsibility and investment within the organization. Those in the fire service, or military for that matter, are accustomed […]

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10 tips for managing EMS billing compliance issues in the fire service – Fire Chief

Fitch & Associates By Anthony Minge, EdD, senior partner When talking with fire chiefs, I’ll often ask the question, “What keeps you up at night?” Rarely do they ever respond with, “compliance issues.” Instead, I hear what you’d probably expect; Financial woes Paramedic shortages Missing response times Old equipment in need of replacement The dangers […]

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