Treatment Tracker

The Doctors and Services in Medicare Part B

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Ambulance service, advanced life support, emergency transport,

Level 1 (als1-emergency)

Service Code: A0427, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$2,420,117.25

Total Times Performed (or Units)

4,987,477

Rank Among All Services

88

Includes both office and facility visits.

Services by State

Below are the states in which this service was billed. Click a state for top providers there.


Times Performed State
488,643 California
447,552 Florida
372,595 Texas
240,528 Illinois
212,491 North Carolina
208,488 Ohio
199,287 Pennsylvania
199,162 Michigan
181,059 New York
160,842 Massachusetts
140,910 Georgia
127,818 Missouri
124,780 Virginia
118,503 Tennessee
112,962 Kentucky
110,073 Louisiana
107,322 Alabama
98,799 South Carolina
91,630 Indiana
90,477 Oklahoma
84,382 Arizona
75,059 Wisconsin
72,224 Arkansas
72,048 Connecticut
72,023 Washington
70,014 Mississippi
69,145 Maryland
64,813 Oregon
57,817 Nevada
53,271 Kansas
51,471 Colorado
47,679 Minnesota
44,458 West Virginia
40,681 Iowa
35,617 Maine
30,023 New Mexico
27,189 New Jersey
24,875 Rhode Island
23,442 New Hampshire
20,779 Nebraska
18,654 Utah
16,931 Vermont
15,692 Idaho
12,744 Hawaii
9,855 Montana
9,049 South Dakota
8,824 North Dakota
8,340 Alaska
7,233 Washington, DC
4,668 Wyoming
500 Delaware

Top Providers

Below are the top 30 providers who performed this service most often. A provider’s name may appear twice on this list if he/she performs this service in both an office setting and in a facility. Medicare reimburses differently based on place of service and breaks the data out accordingly. Sorting is limited to the top 30 overall providers.


Provider Name Times Performed (or Units) % of Patients Unique Visits Per Patient
ACADIAN AMBULANCE SERVICE, INC.

LAFAYETTE, La. 70508

Transportation Services, Air Transport

73%

of this provider's 47,738 patients got this service
57,652

Performed in a facility

73%

of this provider's 47,738 patients got this service
1.6
COUNTY OF PINELLAS BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

LARGO, Fla. 33774

Transportation Services, Land Transport

80%

of this provider's 23,860 patients got this service
33,269

Performed in a facility

80%

of this provider's 23,860 patients got this service
1.7
LOS ANGELES CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90012

Transportation Services, Ambulance

79%

of this provider's 28,754 patients got this service
32,075

Performed in a facility

79%

of this provider's 28,754 patients got this service
1.4
CITY OF CHICAGO

CHICAGO, Ill. 60602

Transportation Services, Ambulance

73%

of this provider's 27,503 patients got this service
28,253

Performed in a facility

73%

of this provider's 27,503 patients got this service
1.4
AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE OF CONNECTICUT INCORPORATED

NEW HAVEN, Conn. 06510

Transportation Services, Ambulance

51%

of this provider's 30,831 patients got this service
24,385

Performed in a facility

51%

of this provider's 30,831 patients got this service
1.5
MOBILE MEDIC AMBULANCE SERVICE INC

GULFPORT, Miss. 39503

Transportation Services, Ambulance

81%

of this provider's 17,000 patients got this service
23,820

Performed in a facility

81%

of this provider's 17,000 patients got this service
1.7
EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES AUTHORITY

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. 73103

Transportation Services, Land Transport

89%

of this provider's 14,851 patients got this service
23,212

Performed in a facility

89%

of this provider's 14,851 patients got this service
1.7
NEW YORK CITY HEALTH AND HOSPITALS CORPORATION

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11201

Transportation Services, Land Transport

37%

of this provider's 46,072 patients got this service
21,550

Performed in a facility

37%

of this provider's 46,072 patients got this service
1.3
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS PALM BEACH COUNTY

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. 33411

Transportation Services, Ambulance

90%

of this provider's 16,644 patients got this service
21,471

Performed in a facility

90%

of this provider's 16,644 patients got this service
1.4
CITY OF JACKSONVILLE

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. 32202

Transportation Services, Ambulance

98%

of this provider's 13,517 patients got this service
21,121

Performed in a facility

98%

of this provider's 13,517 patients got this service
1.6
ACADIAN AMBULANCE SERVICE OF TEXAS LLC

AUSTIN, Tex. 78721

Transportation Services, Ambulance

42%

of this provider's 35,299 patients got this service
20,839

Performed in a facility

42%

of this provider's 35,299 patients got this service
1.4
KWPH ENTERPRISES INC

FRESNO, Calif. 93721

Transportation Services, Land Transport

82%

of this provider's 14,076 patients got this service
20,563

Performed in a facility

82%

of this provider's 14,076 patients got this service
1.8
PARAMEDICS PLUS, LLC

SAN LEANDRO, Calif. 94577

Transportation Services, Land Transport

90%

of this provider's 13,494 patients got this service
20,383

Performed in a facility

90%

of this provider's 13,494 patients got this service
1.7
AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE OF MASSACHUSETTS INC

NATICK, Mass. 01760

Transportation Services, Ambulance

58%

of this provider's 21,728 patients got this service
19,725

Performed in a facility

58%

of this provider's 21,728 patients got this service
1.6
MOBILE MEDICAL RESPONSE INC

SAGINAW, Mich. 48601

Transportation Services, Ambulance

64%

of this provider's 18,614 patients got this service
18,977

Performed in a facility

64%

of this provider's 18,614 patients got this service
1.6
MECKLENBURG EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES AGENCY

CHARLOTTE, N.C. 28269

Transportation Services, Land Transport

76%

of this provider's 14,167 patients got this service
17,965

Performed in a facility

76%

of this provider's 14,167 patients got this service
1.7
MERCY INC

LAS VEGAS, Nev. 89113

Transportation Services, Ambulance

88%

of this provider's 12,946 patients got this service
17,487

Performed in a facility

88%

of this provider's 12,946 patients got this service
1.5
EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES AUTHORITY

TULSA, Okla. 74106

Transportation Services, Land Transport

87%

of this provider's 10,909 patients got this service
16,879

Performed in a facility

87%

of this provider's 10,909 patients got this service
1.8
LITTLE ROCK AMBULANCE AUTHORITY

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. 72201

Transportation Services, Land Transport

82%

of this provider's 11,803 patients got this service
16,503

Performed in a facility

82%

of this provider's 11,803 patients got this service
1.7
COUNTY OF LEE - OFFICE OF COUNTY COMM

FT MYERS, Fla. 33912

Transportation Services, Ambulance

75%

of this provider's 14,770 patients got this service
15,612

Performed in a facility

75%

of this provider's 14,770 patients got this service
1.4
LONE STAR AMBULANCE 1, LLC

GEORGETOWN, Tex. 78626

Transportation Services, Land Transport

54%

of this provider's 19,512 patients got this service
15,159

Performed in a facility

54%

of this provider's 19,512 patients got this service
1.4
AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE WEST

CONCORD, Calif. 94520

Transportation Services, Ambulance

93%

of this provider's 9,366 patients got this service
14,944

Performed in a facility

93%

of this provider's 9,366 patients got this service
1.7
BREVARD COUNTY FLORIDA

ROCKLEDGE, Fla. 32955

Transportation Services, Ambulance

88%

of this provider's 11,306 patients got this service
14,849

Performed in a facility

88%

of this provider's 11,306 patients got this service
1.5
MEDSTAT EMS INC

WINONA, Miss. 38967

Transportation Services, Ambulance

78%

of this provider's 11,378 patients got this service
14,835

Performed in a facility

78%

of this provider's 11,378 patients got this service
1.6
COUNTY OF WAKE

RALEIGH, N.C. 27601

Not Specified

80%

of this provider's 11,918 patients got this service
14,762

Performed in a facility

80%

of this provider's 11,918 patients got this service
1.5
POLK COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

BARTOW, Fla. 33830

Transportation Services, Ambulance

92%

of this provider's 10,028 patients got this service
14,559

Performed in a facility

92%

of this provider's 10,028 patients got this service
1.6
SW GENERAL INC

MESA, Ariz. 85210

Transportation Services, Land Transport

67%

of this provider's 15,742 patients got this service
14,481

Performed in a facility

67%

of this provider's 15,742 patients got this service
1.4
ALLINA HEALTH SYSTEM

SAINT PAUL, Minn. 55102

Transportation Services, Ambulance

82%

of this provider's 11,173 patients got this service
14,343

Performed in a facility

82%

of this provider's 11,173 patients got this service
1.6
DIRECTOR OF FINANCE-COUNTY OF FAIRFAX VA

FAIRFAX, Va. 22030

Transportation Services, Ambulance

80%

of this provider's 12,412 patients got this service
14,010

Performed in a facility

80%

of this provider's 12,412 patients got this service
1.4
AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE WEST

STOCKTON, Calif. 95203

Transportation Services, Ambulance

90%

of this provider's 8,464 patients got this service
13,954

Performed in a facility

90%

of this provider's 8,464 patients got this service
1.8

Sources: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, National Plan and Provider Enumeration System, American Medical Association

Services that begin with a letter come from CMS. All other codes and descriptions of the medical procedures are from the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code set, copyright 2015 American Medical Association. All rights reserved. Where practical, AMA’s consumer friendly translation of the CPT descriptor was used. ProPublica has received permission from the AMA to use these codes on this site.

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