Sequestration (a Washington DC term used to identify mandatory budget cuts) has now arrived. This required action is the result of commitments made previously in Washington DC and the inability to reach a compromise. On March 1, 2013 mandated cuts were ordered on a broad range of federal spending measures. One area that will be impacted is Medicare and a mandatory 2% reduction in payments to providers at all levels. This includes those providing EMS services, emergency, non-emergency, fire service based or private service, the impact is the same.
March 21, 2013Read More »