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TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Ambulance service, basic life support, emergency transport

Service Code: A0429

Total Paid

$751,349,100

Total Times Performed (or Units)

2,680,058

Rank Among All Services

122

Includes both office and facility visits.

Top States

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


Times Performed State
260,981 New York
173,274 California
172,498 New Jersey
148,842 Pennsylvania
133,735 Texas
133,019 Massachusetts
122,410 Illinois
119,370 Ohio
115,086 Florida
97,458 Virginia
87,068 North Carolina
85,180 Michigan
68,131 Washington
67,962 Connecticut
66,641 Georgia
66,358 Kentucky
61,154 Wisconsin
58,300 Indiana
56,574 South Carolina
52,464 Tennessee
48,029 Maryland
39,835 West Virginia
32,997 Missouri
31,165 Delaware
29,846 Alabama
27,717 Arizona
26,578 Louisiana
25,041 Minnesota
21,803 Kansas
21,087 Rhode Island
20,369 Iowa
18,826 Colorado
17,567 Nebraska
17,053 Oklahoma
16,702 Mississippi
14,797 Maine
12,952 New Hampshire
12,561 Arkansas
10,673 Washington, DC
10,350 Idaho
10,214 Oregon
8,933 Montana
8,555 Vermont
8,395 New Mexico
8,046 Utah
7,091 South Dakota
6,949 Puerto Rico
5,442 Nevada
4,495 North Dakota
3,578 Hawaii
3,542 Alaska
1,454 Wyoming
911 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 CORP.

Brooklyn, N.Y. 11201

Ambulance Service Supplier

77%

of this provider's 52,030 patients got this service
53,159

Performed in a facility

77%

of this provider's 52,030 patients got this service
1.3
CITY OF HOUSTON

Houston, Tex. 77002

Ambulance Service Supplier

71%

of this provider's 17,153 patients got this service
18,086

Performed in a facility

71%

of this provider's 17,153 patients got this service
1.5
SENIORCARE EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES INC.

Bronx, N.Y. 10465

Ambulance Service Supplier

45%

of this provider's 25,152 patients got this service
17,807

Performed in a facility

45%

of this provider's 25,152 patients got this service
1.6
BOSTON PUBLIC HEALTH COMMISSION

Boston, Mass. 02118

Ambulance Service Supplier

86%

of this provider's 11,012 patients got this service
16,580

Performed in a facility

86%

of this provider's 11,012 patients got this service
1.7
CITY OF CHICAGO

Chicago, Ill. 60602

Ambulance Service Supplier

43%

of this provider's 29,237 patients got this service
16,362

Performed in a facility

43%

of this provider's 29,237 patients got this service
1.3
AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE AMBULANCE SERVICE INC

Tukwila, Wash. 98168

Ambulance Service Supplier

70%

of this provider's 14,783 patients got this service
15,234

Performed in a facility

70%

of this provider's 14,783 patients got this service
1.5
ACADIAN AMBULANCE SERVICE, INC.

Lafayette, La. 70508

Ambulance Service Supplier

16%

of this provider's 74,327 patients got this service
15,001

Performed in a facility

16%

of this provider's 74,327 patients got this service
1.2
CATALDO AMBULANCE SERVICE INC

Somerville, Mass. 02143

Ambulance Service Supplier

51%

of this provider's 18,177 patients got this service
14,465

Performed in a facility

51%

of this provider's 18,177 patients got this service
1.5
GEM AMBULANCE LLC

Lakewood, N.J. 08701

Ambulance Service Supplier

90%

of this provider's 9,231 patients got this service
14,129

Performed in a facility

90%

of this provider's 9,231 patients got this service
1.7
CARE AMBULANCE SERVICE, INC.

Orange, Calif. 92868

Ambulance Service Supplier

40%

of this provider's 25,327 patients got this service
13,711

Performed in a facility

40%

of this provider's 25,327 patients got this service
1.4
AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE OF CONNECTICUT INCORPORATED

New Haven, Conn. 06510

Ambulance Service Supplier

34%

of this provider's 27,207 patients got this service
12,846

Performed in a facility

34%

of this provider's 27,207 patients got this service
1.4
MCT EXPRESS INC

miami, Fla. 33147

Ambulance Service Supplier

67%

of this provider's 11,333 patients got this service
12,397

Performed in a facility

67%

of this provider's 11,333 patients got this service
1.6
LOS ANGELES CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT

Los Angeles, Calif. 90012

Ambulance Service Supplier

33%

of this provider's 30,294 patients got this service
12,363

Performed in a facility

33%

of this provider's 30,294 patients got this service
1.2
LOUISVILLE JEFFERSON COUNTY METRO GOVERNMENT

Louisville, Ky. 40202

Ambulance Service Supplier

59%

of this provider's 12,763 patients got this service
11,426

Performed in a facility

59%

of this provider's 12,763 patients got this service
1.5
AMERICAN AMBULETTE & AMBULANCE SERVICE, INC

Portsmouth, Ohio 45662

Ambulance Service Supplier

35%

of this provider's 23,114 patients got this service
11,291

Performed in a facility

35%

of this provider's 23,114 patients got this service
1.4
CITY OF DETROIT

Detroit, Mich. 48226

Ambulance Service Supplier

76%

of this provider's 8,849 patients got this service
10,043

Performed in a facility

76%

of this provider's 8,849 patients got this service
1.5
GOVERNMENT OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA OFFICE OF TAX AND REVENUE

Washington, D.C. 20001

Ambulance Service Supplier

62%

of this provider's 10,384 patients got this service
9,861

Performed in a facility

62%

of this provider's 10,384 patients got this service
1.5
CITY OF PHILADELPHIA

Philadelphia, Pa. 19123

Ambulance Service Supplier

57%

of this provider's 11,924 patients got this service
9,258

Performed in a facility

57%

of this provider's 11,924 patients got this service
1.4
PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY MARYLAND

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. 20773

Ambulance Service Supplier

73%

of this provider's 8,761 patients got this service
9,086

Performed in a facility

73%

of this provider's 8,761 patients got this service
1.4
AAA AMBULANCE SERVICE

Hattiesburg, Miss. 39401

Ambulance Service Supplier

68%

of this provider's 7,261 patients got this service
8,574

Performed in a facility

68%

of this provider's 7,261 patients got this service
1.7
HUNTER EMS INC.

Bay Shore, N.Y. 11706

Ambulance Service Supplier

46%

of this provider's 11,509 patients got this service
8,244

Performed in a facility

46%

of this provider's 11,509 patients got this service
1.5
AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE OF MASSACHUSETTS INC

Natick, Mass. 01760

Ambulance Service Supplier

20%

of this provider's 32,563 patients got this service
8,126

Performed in a facility

20%

of this provider's 32,563 patients got this service
1.3
TC AMBULANCE CORPORATION

Brooklyn, N.Y. 11215

Ambulance Service Supplier

71%

of this provider's 8,720 patients got this service
7,647

Performed in a facility

71%

of this provider's 8,720 patients got this service
1.2
TRI-MED AMBULANCE LLC

Kent, Wash. 98032

Ambulance Service Supplier

64%

of this provider's 8,206 patients got this service
7,585

Performed in a facility

64%

of this provider's 8,206 patients got this service
1.4
CITY OF DALLAS

Dallas, Tex. 75226

Ambulance Service Supplier

51%

of this provider's 11,308 patients got this service
7,475

Performed in a facility

51%

of this provider's 11,308 patients got this service
1.3
EMERGENCY AMBULANCE SERVICE, INC.

Bohemia, N.Y. 11716

Ambulance Service Supplier

50%

of this provider's 9,427 patients got this service
7,387

Performed in a facility

50%

of this provider's 9,427 patients got this service
1.6
BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS PALM BEACH COUNTY

West Palm Beach, Fla. 33411

Ambulance Service Supplier

38%

of this provider's 15,405 patients got this service
6,985

Performed in a facility

38%

of this provider's 15,405 patients got this service
1.2
BELL AMBULANCE, INC.

Milwaukee, Wis. 53207

Ambulance Service Supplier

55%

of this provider's 8,226 patients got this service
6,851

Performed in a facility

55%

of this provider's 8,226 patients got this service
1.5
QUALITY MEDICAL TRANSPORT, INC.

Bayville, N.J. 08721

Ambulance Service Supplier

88%

of this provider's 5,170 patients got this service
6,809

Performed in a facility

88%

of this provider's 5,170 patients got this service
1.5
LIFESTAR RESPONSE OF NEW JERSEY, INC.

Totowa, N.J. 07512

Ambulance Service Supplier

37%

of this provider's 12,254 patients got this service
6,533

Performed in a facility

37%

of this provider's 12,254 patients got this service
1.4

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.