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News, Blog, dialysis, Health Logistics, nemt, Patient Transport

CMS’ New Dialysis Transportation Reimbursement Cuts Prove a Cause for Concern

October served as a marker for the implementation of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, which ruled to cut Medicare reimbursement of non-emergency dialysis patients’ transportation services. Passed ...

broker, dispatch, healthcarelogistics, nemt, Patient Transport

Why a Broker Isn't Always Best: 3 Ways to Strengthen Your NEMT Dispatch

Embrace the new age of healthcare software for your operations Despite the prevalence of modern technology in some areas of healthcare, much of the NEMT industry has fallen behind. A vast majority of ...

News, health insurance providers, Patient Transport

Health Insurance Providers: How to Re-imagine your NEMT Operations

A total of 7.1 million Americans annually rely on Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) to provide them with access to the care they need. NEMT providers transport patients to and from doctor’s ...

healthcarelogistics, Kaiser Permanente, kaiserpermanente, Patient Transport, Stroke

Better Stroke Treatment: Why the Fastest Care Isn't Always the Best

When a patient experiences a stroke and needs to be transferred to a stroke facility, time until treatment often becomes the priority for hospital personnel. Nurses call 911 for patient transport, ...