My Department Needs Help with the CMS MGADCS

Author: Andrew Martinez What Is the Medicare Ground Ambulance Data Collection Survey (GADCS)? The Medicare GADCS is a one-time requirement established by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) that mandates all providers of ground ambulance transportation to report department statistics such as expenditures, utilization, and revenue. Roughly 10,000

2023 Texas EMS Conference

Public Consulting Group (PCG) will be an exhibitor at the Texas EMS Conference from November 19th-22nd. This event is for everyone, whether you just started serving the community or if you have been in the industry for years, you will find something that is designed just for you!  During this

OEMSCA 2023 Leadership Conference Annual Business Meeting

Public Consulting Group (PCG) will be a sponsor at the OEMSCA 2023 Leadership Conference Annual Business Meeting at the Columbus Zoo Safari Conference Center.  The event will be held from November 14th to the 15th. During this event there will be a full line up of EMS leadership speakers as

Iowa Emergency Medical Services Association (IEMSA) Annual Conference

Public Consulting Group (PCG) will be joining the Iowa Emergency Medical Services Association (IEMSA) at their 2023 their Annual Conference & Trade Show.  The event will be held from November 9th to the 11th. Come join industry leaders and the best industry’s vendors! You will have the opportunity to register

OKAMA Fall Conference 2023

Public Consulting Group (PCG) will be joining the Oklahoma Ambulance Association at the 2023 Fall Conference and Trade show.  The event will be held on October 19th from 8:30am to 5:00pm. Come join industry leaders and the best industry’s vendors! During this one-day event there will be nationally recognized speakers

The Safety & Health Conference (SHC – FFCA)

Public Consulting Group (PCG) will be joining The Florida Fire Chiefs’ Assocation on Monday, October 9th through the 11th at The Safety and Health Conference. The goal of the event is to share awareness towards the hazards and risks inherent in the firefighting profession. Topics include, hazards exposure, mental health,

Apply Now for the Wildfire Fuels Reduction Grant Opportunity

The Ready, Set, Go! (RSG) Program is accepting proposals from fire departments for Fuels Reduction Projects. The program is provided by the USDA Forest Service through a cooperative agreement with the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC). All submissions are due by September 30, 2023. Eligible Organizations Organizations that are

Pay Tribute to Fallen EMS Members: National EMS Memorial Service

Author: Valerie Palmeri While there are memorials and organizations that recognize fallen law enforcement and firefighters, there was a gap in EMS providers being recognized for their valiant efforts throughout their career. In 1991, the Virginia Association of Volunteer Rescue Squads (VAVRS) set out to correct this by recognizing EMS

South Carolina EMS Association (SCEMSA) Leadership Conference

Public Consulting Group (PCG) will be joining The South Carolina EMS Association (SCEMSA) on Wednesday, September 27th through the 29th at The South Carolina EMS Association (SCEMSA) Leadership Conference. Topics to be discussed during this 3-day event include Updates on Medicare, Ambulance Service Finance & Sustainability, Risk Management and Billing Compliance

National Association of Emergency & Fire Officials (NAEFO) Annual Conference

The National Assocation of Emergency Services & Fire Officials (NAEFO) will be holding a conference in in Las Vegas from September 18th-19th. The conference will be held at The Orleans Hotel & Casino. During this conference you can expect to hear about broad level leadership education from the nation’s leading