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TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Ambulance service, basic life support, emergency transport

(bls-emergency)

Service Code: A0429, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$759,830,111

Total Times Performed (or Units)

2,731,933

Rank Among All Services

133

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
255,323 New York
175,790 California
168,739 New Jersey
146,784 Pennsylvania
137,942 Massachusetts
131,254 Texas
125,799 Illinois
125,473 Florida
119,413 Ohio
100,011 Virginia
90,999 North Carolina
84,755 Michigan
73,538 Georgia
72,727 Washington
69,944 Connecticut
60,186 Maryland
59,850 Wisconsin
58,857 Indiana
58,196 Kentucky
56,361 South Carolina
53,672 Tennessee
37,700 West Virginia
37,247 Missouri
35,273 Alabama
31,941 Delaware
28,205 Louisiana
23,471 Minnesota
23,112 Arizona
22,051 Kansas
21,869 Rhode Island
21,854 Iowa
20,569 Colorado
19,389 Mississippi
18,085 Oklahoma
16,190 Maine
16,172 Nebraska
13,315 New Hampshire
11,758 Oregon
11,181 Idaho
10,369 Arkansas
9,480 Washington, DC
9,085 Montana
8,466 Vermont
8,370 New Mexico
8,035 Utah
7,719 South Dakota
6,520 Nevada
6,104 Puerto Rico
4,462 North Dakota
3,311 Alaska
2,551 Hawaii
1,964 Wyoming
1,442 Guam

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
NEW YORK CITY HEALTH AND HOSPITALS CORPORATION

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11201

Transportation Services, Land Transport

76%

of this provider's 51,419 patients got this service
51,618

Performed in a facility

76%

of this provider's 51,419 patients got this service
1.3
SENIORCARE EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES INC.

BRONX, N.Y. 10473

Emergency Medical Technician, Paramedic

50%

of this provider's 25,891 patients got this service
19,912

Performed in a facility

50%

of this provider's 25,891 patients got this service
1.5
CITY OF CHICAGO

CHICAGO, Ill. 60602

Transportation Services, Ambulance

45%

of this provider's 30,463 patients got this service
18,750

Performed in a facility

45%

of this provider's 30,463 patients got this service
1.4
AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE AMBULANCE SERVICE INC

TUKWILA, Wash. 98168

Transportation Services, Ambulance

75%

of this provider's 15,199 patients got this service
17,583

Performed in a facility

75%

of this provider's 15,199 patients got this service
1.5
BOSTON PUBLIC HEALTH COMMISSION

BOSTON, Mass. 02118

Transportation Services, Ambulance

87%

of this provider's 11,152 patients got this service
17,374

Performed in a facility

87%

of this provider's 11,152 patients got this service
1.8
ACADIAN AMBULANCE SERVICE, INC.

LAFAYETTE, La. 70508

Transportation Services, Air Transport

17%

of this provider's 77,455 patients got this service
16,349

Performed in a facility

17%

of this provider's 77,455 patients got this service
1.2
AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE OF CONNECTICUT INCORPORATED

NEW HAVEN, Conn. 06510

Transportation Services, Ambulance

37%

of this provider's 28,483 patients got this service
16,039

Performed in a facility

37%

of this provider's 28,483 patients got this service
1.5
CARE AMBULANCE SERVICE, INC.

ORANGE, Calif. 92868

Transportation Services, Land Transport

40%

of this provider's 27,314 patients got this service
14,981

Performed in a facility

40%

of this provider's 27,314 patients got this service
1.4
CATALDO AMBULANCE SERVICE INC

SOMERVILLE, Mass. 02143

Transportation Services, Land Transport

44%

of this provider's 20,205 patients got this service
13,237

Performed in a facility

44%

of this provider's 20,205 patients got this service
1.5
GEM AMBULANCE LLC

LAKEWOOD, N.J. 08701

Transportation Services, Ambulance

78%

of this provider's 9,830 patients got this service
12,652

Performed in a facility

78%

of this provider's 9,830 patients got this service
1.6
MCT EXPRESS INC

MIAMI, Fla. 33147

Transportation Services, Ambulance

69%

of this provider's 10,979 patients got this service
12,599

Performed in a facility

69%

of this provider's 10,979 patients got this service
1.7
LOS ANGELES CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90012

Transportation Services, Ambulance

34%

of this provider's 29,487 patients got this service
12,565

Performed in a facility

34%

of this provider's 29,487 patients got this service
1.3
MONTGOMERY COUNTY MARYLAND GOVERNMENT

GAITHERSBURG, Md. 20878

Transportation Services, Ambulance

62%

of this provider's 14,051 patients got this service
12,329

Performed in a facility

62%

of this provider's 14,051 patients got this service
1.4
CITY OF HOUSTON

HOUSTON, Tex. 77002

Transportation Services, Ambulance

63%

of this provider's 14,324 patients got this service
12,106

Performed in a facility

63%

of this provider's 14,324 patients got this service
1.3
LOUISVILLE JEFFERSON COUNTY METRO GOVERNMENT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. 40202

Transportation Services, Land Transport

63%

of this provider's 11,902 patients got this service
11,282

Performed in a facility

63%

of this provider's 11,902 patients got this service
1.5
CITY OF PHILADELPHIA

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. 19123

Transportation Services, Land Transport

54%

of this provider's 13,167 patients got this service
9,649

Performed in a facility

54%

of this provider's 13,167 patients got this service
1.3
GOVERNMENT OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA OFFICE OF TAX AND REVENUE

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20009

Transportation Services, Land Transport

59%

of this provider's 9,797 patients got this service
8,676

Performed in a facility

59%

of this provider's 9,797 patients got this service
1.5
EMERGENCY AMBULANCE SERVICE, INC.

BOHEMIA, N.Y. 11716

Transportation Services, Ambulance

48%

of this provider's 11,286 patients got this service
8,594

Performed in a facility

48%

of this provider's 11,286 patients got this service
1.6
AAA AMBULANCE SERVICE

HATTIESBURG, Miss. 39401

Transportation Services, Land Transport

72%

of this provider's 6,893 patients got this service
8,532

Performed in a facility

72%

of this provider's 6,893 patients got this service
1.7
AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE OF MASSACHUSETTS INC

NATICK, Mass. 01760

Transportation Services, Ambulance

22%

of this provider's 28,119 patients got this service
8,457

Performed in a facility

22%

of this provider's 28,119 patients got this service
1.4
TRI-MED AMBULANCE LLC

KENT, Wash. 98032

Transportation Services, Ambulance

69%

of this provider's 8,117 patients got this service
8,136

Performed in a facility

69%

of this provider's 8,117 patients got this service
1.5
CITY OF BALTIMORE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL OF BALTIMORE

BALTIMORE, Md. 21202

Transportation Services, Land Transport

49%

of this provider's 11,343 patients got this service
8,101

Performed in a facility

49%

of this provider's 11,343 patients got this service
1.4
HUNTER EMS INC.

BAY SHORE, N.Y. 11706

Transportation Services, Ambulance

43%

of this provider's 11,724 patients got this service
7,786

Performed in a facility

43%

of this provider's 11,724 patients got this service
1.5
CITY OF DALLAS

DALLAS, Tex. 75226

Transportation Services, Land Transport

50%

of this provider's 11,529 patients got this service
7,547

Performed in a facility

50%

of this provider's 11,529 patients got this service
1.3
PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY MARYLAND

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. 20773

Transportation Services, Land Transport

76%

of this provider's 6,941 patients got this service
7,546

Performed in a facility

76%

of this provider's 6,941 patients got this service
1.4
CITY OF DETROIT

DETROIT, Mich. 48226

Transportation Services, Ambulance

69%

of this provider's 7,428 patients got this service
7,316

Performed in a facility

69%

of this provider's 7,428 patients got this service
1.4
MOBILE LIFE SUPPORT SERVICES, INC.

NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. 12553

Transportation Services, Ambulance

41%

of this provider's 10,956 patients got this service
7,244

Performed in a facility

41%

of this provider's 10,956 patients got this service
1.6
TC AMBULANCE CORPORATION

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11215

Transportation Services, Land Transport

71%

of this provider's 8,275 patients got this service
7,121

Performed in a facility

71%

of this provider's 8,275 patients got this service
1.2
QUALITY MEDICAL TRANSPORT, INC.

BAYVILLE, N.J. 08721

Transportation Services, Ambulance

88%

of this provider's 5,326 patients got this service
6,981

Performed in a facility

88%

of this provider's 5,326 patients got this service
1.5
BELL AMBULANCE, INC.

MILWAUKEE, Wis. 53207

Transportation Services, Land Transport

54%

of this provider's 8,308 patients got this service
6,909

Performed in a facility

54%

of this provider's 8,308 patients got this service
1.5

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 2013 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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