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17
Apr

NEMT Insurance and Billing: What You Need to Know Before Booking Transportation

The medical industry, especially as it pertains to billing and insurance, is a complicated one that can cause patients to become overwhelmed and utterly confused. Is this ride covered? Am I paying a fair amount? These are all questions that plague patients as they navigate the unknown waters of medical expenses and insurance policies. You just want to worry about

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26
Mar

Clearing the Air On 8 of the Biggest Concerns in the NEMT Industry

Non-emergency medical transportation, otherwise referred to as NEMT, is vital to ensuring individuals with healthcare needs have the access they need to crucial healthcare services. Unfortunately, navigating the murky waters of NEMT comes with a handful of challenges. In this guide, we’ll clear the air on 8 of the biggest concerns faced in NEMT, as well as, strategies and knowledge

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22
Mar

Can I Call an Ambulance, but Not For Me?

By now, you’ve probably seen the incredibly absurd viral YouTube video titled, “Call an Ambulance! But not for me!” If not, I’d like to buy some real estate under the rock you’ve been living. While that video depicts an unassuming stick-up, the foundational question of what to do when you need to call an ambulance for someone else is important. 

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26
Feb

What You Need to Prepare for an EMT Job Interview

Landing an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) job can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. As you prepare for your EMT job interview, it’s essential to equip yourself with the right knowledge and confidence. Here’s a comprehensive guide on what you need to know and how to ace your interview: 1. Understand the Role of an EMT Before diving into interview preparation,

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9
Feb

Why Becoming an EMT in Illinois is the Perfect Job for 2024

In a world that is always evolving, the demand for essential and life-saving professions remains constant. And those professions are looking for energetic and eager professionals to grow into these roles. As we continue into 2024, the role of Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) has never been more crucial. So, if you’ve been contemplating a career change, or looking for a

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25
Jan

Polysporin or Neosporin: What’s the Difference and When to Use?

When it comes to treating minor cuts, scrapes, and burn wounds, two popular over-the-counter ointments come to mind: Polysporin and Neosporin. These antibiotic ointments are widely used to prevent infection and promote healing. However, understanding the difference between the two is paramount in helping you make an informed decision on which to use—polysporin vs. neosporin—in different situations. When to Use

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31
Oct

Private Vs. Public Ambulance Service: Differences, Pros, and Cons

Whether it’s an emergency or non-emergency situation, sometimes, you can’t avoid a trip to a medical facility. You must contact an ambulance service to assist you in these situations. So, should you call a public or private ambulance service? Discover the differences between public and private medical transport services and their pros and cons. What Is a Private Ambulance Service?

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30
Aug

7 Fulfilling Jobs Where You Can Be an Everyday Hero

If you feel that the world is getting worse, you’re not alone. According to a survey, nearly 71% of people think the world is on the decline. With this kind of outlook, day-to-day life can feel bleak and unfulfilling- but it doesn’t have to. Instead, you can be a hero and transform your life with one of these fulfilling careers.

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30
Aug

EMT vs. Paramedic: Differences and Similarities

When you call 911 for a medical emergency, an EMT or paramedic is usually the first to arrive. While it may seem that an EMT (emergency medical technician) and a paramedic do the same basic job, their roles differ. While EMTs and paramedics are trained to help patients during transport to the hospital or other medical facility, paramedics have the

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30
Aug

How Hard Is EMT School? Expectations vs. Reality

EMTs need to be prepared to face any situation, so training, courses, and certifications are designed to ensure new emergency responders are ready for the challenges they’ll face on the job. If you’re considering beginning your journey as an EMT, you may wonder how hard the training will be. While EMT school is a serious challenge, it’s by no means

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