UPDATE: Ground Ambulance Assessment refunds

It has been reported that ambulance services have began receiving notices of their Ground Ambulance Assessment refunds. We encourage services to keep a close eye on their emails and postal mail  for information from TennCare. Providers who are registered through the State’s Edison system should receive their refund via EFT while others will receive their […]

2022 Reimbursement/Compliance Conference – Aug. 31 – Sept. 1, 2022

Sign up TODAY! Registration is open for the 2022 TASA Reimbursement and Compliance Conference at the Embassy Suites in Murfreesboro, TN. Features Attorneys with Page, Wolfberg & Werth, LLC. and includes NAAC endorsed CEUs. August 31 – September 1, 2022 Pre-Conference “Inside the Legislative Process” This pre-conference takes a look into the legislative process to […]

BREAKING: HRSA Grants Limited Chance Report CARES Act Funds Late

HRSA Permits Requests to Report Late Due to Extenuating Circumstances Good news for agencies who missed the CARES Act Provider Relief Fund Reporting Deadline for Period 1 or 2!The Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) just announced that providers who experienced one or more “extenuating circumstances” that prevented them from reporting CARES Act Provider Relief Funds […]

TASA Legislative Priorities and Other Supported Legislation

  TASA Legislative Priorities 2022 Download printer friendly PDF 1.     Training Stipend- HB2027/SB1932 Would provide 800 dollars to each full-time licensed EMS provider like current full-time Fire, volunteer Fire, and Law Enforcement who are allotted this training stipend to cover individual EMRs, EMTs, AEMTs, and Paramedics are required to pay for both individual licensure and […]

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 […]

Supreme Court Rejects OSHA ETS, Upholds CMS Vaccination Mandate

What Does This Mean For EMS?OSHA ETS: EMS agencies with 100 or more employees are not required to institute vaccination or “test and mask” policies that the ETS would have required. Of course, EMS agencies may implement mandatory vaccination policies if they wish regardless of this OSHA ETS and are still subject to OSHA’s general duty to provide a […]

TASA EMS Day on the Hill – Nashville February 8, 2022

TASA’s Tennessee EMS Day on the Hill is set for February 8th at the Cordell Hull Legislative Building in Nashville. TASA will be providing a legislative breakfast that morning and then we will adjourn to have meetings with our Representatives and Senators. Our lobbyist is working an agenda to have meetings with the heads of […]