Medicare (RSNAT) Prior Authorization Tool Kit from PWW

RSNAT Prior-Authorization Tool KitNow Available!  CLICK HERE To Order Now Now available for immediate download! The RSNAT Prior-Authorization Tool Kit has everything you need to navigate CMS’s RSNAT prior-authorization process.  The RSNAT Prior-Authorization contains: Explanation of the RSNAT Prior-Authorization Model – Everything you need to know about its future.  RSNAT Resources – Links to all the RSNAT resources you need. Seven […]

Emergency Rule for Ambulance Operators Filed

November 19, 2021 at 7:26:50 PM CST Good Evening, I just received word that our Emergency Rule, allowing the continuation of Operators on ambulances, has been filed in the Secretary of State’s Office. This means that services who are currently using operators, under the authorization by the Commissioner, may continue to do so. The Emergency […]

Join Us for TASA Webinar: Medicare Prior Authorization Process for Repetitive Patients

Prior authorization for repetitive, non-emergent, Medicare patients is coming to Tennessee as soon as February 1, 2022.  TASA has partnered with attorneys from Page, Wolfberg & Wirth to provide a webinar for TASA members to learn more about this process and what you need to know to prepare for this significant change to Medicare payment policy. TASA Webinar: Medicare […]

Operator, F Endrorsement & Driver Age Requirement Extended thru 11-5-2021

Governor Lee has issued Executive Order #88 which extends the waiver for ambulance operators, F endorsement and age requirements through November 5, 2021. Specific language from Executive Order #83 that was extended through Executive Order #88: 9.      Regulatory flexibility for ambulance transport services. In order to relieve the capacity strain on emergency medical […]

BREAKING NEWS: New Air Ambulance Reporting Requirements

BREAKING NEWS HHS Announces New Air Ambulance Reporting Requirements On September 16, 2021, the Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”), in conjunction with the Department of Labor, Internal Revenue Service, Department of the Treasury, and the Office of Personnel Management, issued the second in a series of proposed rules related to the No Surprises […]

BREAKING: Mandatory COVID Vaccine Requirements Likely Coming for EMS

BREAKING NEWS President’s COVID-19 Action Plan Likely to Require Mandatory Vaccinations for EMS Agencies On September 9, 2021, the White House issued Path Out of the Pandemic – President Biden’s COVID-19 Action Plan, announcing a new six-pronged approach to combat COVID-19.  The Action Plan will require agencies that participate in Federal healthcare programs – such as Medicare – to mandate […]