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TRANSPORTATION SERVICES

Ambulance service, basic life support, emergency transport

(bls-emergency)

Service Code: A0429, Service Type: Medical

Total Paid

$2,292,447

Total Times Performed (or Units)

2,823,501

Rank Among All Services

120

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
254,493 New York
179,334 California
174,776 New Jersey
147,705 Pennsylvania
142,439 Texas
136,244 Massachusetts
131,811 Florida
127,424 Illinois
123,073 Ohio
101,374 Virginia
89,638 Georgia
89,104 North Carolina
88,231 Michigan
78,740 Washington
70,439 Connecticut
69,129 Maryland
62,059 Kentucky
59,522 Wisconsin
59,455 Tennessee
57,786 Indiana
56,612 South Carolina
41,754 Alabama
38,423 Missouri
37,518 West Virginia
34,156 Delaware
24,769 Minnesota
24,447 Iowa
24,323 Arizona
23,505 Louisiana
22,725 Colorado
21,427 Kansas
21,379 Rhode Island
19,570 Mississippi
19,402 Oklahoma
17,903 Maine
15,984 Nebraska
13,721 New Hampshire
13,299 Oregon
12,878 Arkansas
12,068 Washington, DC
11,782 Idaho
9,383 Vermont
9,011 Montana
8,858 South Dakota
8,802 New Mexico
8,119 Utah
8,042 Nevada
4,762 North Dakota
3,501 Alaska
2,124 Hawaii
2,086 Wyoming

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

75%

of this provider's 49,593 patients got this service
50,307

Performed in a facility

75%

of this provider's 49,593 patients got this service
1.4
SENIORCARE EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES INC.

BRONX, N.Y. 10473

Emergency Medical Technician, Paramedic

54%

of this provider's 29,893 patients got this service
24,547

Performed in a facility

54%

of this provider's 29,893 patients got this service
1.5
AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE AMBULANCE SERVICE INC

TUKWILA, Wash. 98168

Transportation Services, Ambulance

78%

of this provider's 15,234 patients got this service
19,288

Performed in a facility

78%

of this provider's 15,234 patients got this service
1.6
CITY OF CHICAGO

CHICAGO, Ill. 60602

Transportation Services, Ambulance

46%

of this provider's 30,220 patients got this service
18,882

Performed in a facility

46%

of this provider's 30,220 patients got this service
1.4
AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE OF CONNECTICUT INCORPORATED

NEW HAVEN, Conn. 06510

Transportation Services, Ambulance

37%

of this provider's 29,819 patients got this service
17,002

Performed in a facility

37%

of this provider's 29,819 patients got this service
1.5
BOSTON PUBLIC HEALTH COMMISSION

BOSTON, Mass. 02118

Transportation Services, Ambulance

88%

of this provider's 10,790 patients got this service
16,774

Performed in a facility

88%

of this provider's 10,790 patients got this service
1.8
CARE AMBULANCE SERVICE, INC.

ORANGE, Calif. 92868

Transportation Services, Land Transport

42%

of this provider's 25,087 patients got this service
14,325

Performed in a facility

42%

of this provider's 25,087 patients got this service
1.4
MONTGOMERY COUNTY MARYLAND GOVERNMENT

GAITHERSBURG, Md. 20878

Transportation Services, Ambulance

61%

of this provider's 15,385 patients got this service
13,709

Performed in a facility

61%

of this provider's 15,385 patients got this service
1.4
GEM AMBULANCE LLC

LAKEWOOD, N.J. 08701

Transportation Services, Ambulance

57%

of this provider's 14,863 patients got this service
13,369

Performed in a facility

57%

of this provider's 14,863 patients got this service
1.6
LOUISVILLE JEFFERSON COUNTY METRO GOVERNMENT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. 40202

Transportation Services, Land Transport

66%

of this provider's 12,437 patients got this service
12,723

Performed in a facility

66%

of this provider's 12,437 patients got this service
1.5
MCT EXPRESS INC

MIAMI, Fla. 33147

Transportation Services, Ambulance

69%

of this provider's 10,469 patients got this service
12,325

Performed in a facility

69%

of this provider's 10,469 patients got this service
1.7
ACADIAN AMBULANCE SERVICE, INC.

LAFAYETTE, La. 70508

Transportation Services, Air Transport

15%

of this provider's 68,170 patients got this service
12,255

Performed in a facility

15%

of this provider's 68,170 patients got this service
1.2
CITY OF HOUSTON

HOUSTON, Tex. 77002

Transportation Services, Ambulance

57%

of this provider's 16,025 patients got this service
12,018

Performed in a facility

57%

of this provider's 16,025 patients got this service
1.3
LOS ANGELES CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 90012

Transportation Services, Ambulance

31%

of this provider's 28,881 patients got this service
11,274

Performed in a facility

31%

of this provider's 28,881 patients got this service
1.2
CATALDO AMBULANCE SERVICE INC

SOMERVILLE, Mass. 02143

Transportation Services, Land Transport

40%

of this provider's 19,536 patients got this service
11,253

Performed in a facility

40%

of this provider's 19,536 patients got this service
1.4
GOVERNMENT OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA OFFICE OF TAX AND REVENUE

WASHINGTON, D.C. 20009

Transportation Services, Land Transport

66%

of this provider's 10,496 patients got this service
11,210

Performed in a facility

66%

of this provider's 10,496 patients got this service
1.6
CITY OF PHILADELPHIA

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. 19123

Transportation Services, Land Transport

56%

of this provider's 13,799 patients got this service
10,518

Performed in a facility

56%

of this provider's 13,799 patients got this service
1.4
PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY MARYLAND

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. 20773

Transportation Services, Land Transport

80%

of this provider's 8,367 patients got this service
9,405

Performed in a facility

80%

of this provider's 8,367 patients got this service
1.4
CITY OF BALTIMORE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL OF BALTIMORE

BALTIMORE, Md. 21202

Transportation Services, Land Transport

49%

of this provider's 12,293 patients got this service
8,941

Performed in a facility

49%

of this provider's 12,293 patients got this service
1.5
TRI-MED AMBULANCE LLC

KENT, Wash. 98032

Transportation Services, Ambulance

71%

of this provider's 8,191 patients got this service
8,725

Performed in a facility

71%

of this provider's 8,191 patients got this service
1.5
AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE OF MASSACHUSETTS INC

NATICK, Mass. 01760

Transportation Services, Ambulance

24%

of this provider's 24,896 patients got this service
8,492

Performed in a facility

24%

of this provider's 24,896 patients got this service
1.4
EMERGENCY AMBULANCE SERVICE, INC.

BOHEMIA, N.Y. 11716

Transportation Services, Ambulance

39%

of this provider's 14,307 patients got this service
8,401

Performed in a facility

39%

of this provider's 14,307 patients got this service
1.5
COUNTY OF LEE - OFFICE OF COUNTY COMM

FT MYERS, Fla. 33912

Transportation Services, Ambulance

42%

of this provider's 14,618 patients got this service
8,322

Performed in a facility

42%

of this provider's 14,618 patients got this service
1.4
MOBILE LIFE SUPPORT SERVICES, INC.

NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. 12553

Transportation Services, Ambulance

42%

of this provider's 11,053 patients got this service
7,742

Performed in a facility

42%

of this provider's 11,053 patients got this service
1.6
TRINITY EMS, INC.

LOWELL, Mass. 01851

Transportation Services, Land Transport

67%

of this provider's 6,424 patients got this service
7,572

Performed in a facility

67%

of this provider's 6,424 patients got this service
1.7
AAA AMBULANCE SERVICE

HATTIESBURG, Miss. 39401

Transportation Services, Land Transport

63%

of this provider's 7,048 patients got this service
7,151

Performed in a facility

63%

of this provider's 7,048 patients got this service
1.6
LASALLE AMBULANCE INC

BUFFALO, N.Y. 14215

Transportation Services, Land Transport

48%

of this provider's 8,668 patients got this service
6,959

Performed in a facility

48%

of this provider's 8,668 patients got this service
1.7
BELL AMBULANCE, INC.

MILWAUKEE, Wis. 53207

Transportation Services, Land Transport

52%

of this provider's 8,499 patients got this service
6,893

Performed in a facility

52%

of this provider's 8,499 patients got this service
1.6
TC AMBULANCE CORPORATION

BROOKLYN, N.Y. 11215

Transportation Services, Land Transport

70%

of this provider's 8,126 patients got this service
6,882

Performed in a facility

70%

of this provider's 8,126 patients got this service
1.2
CITY OF DETROIT

DETROIT, Mich. 48226

Transportation Services, Ambulance

73%

of this provider's 6,843 patients got this service
6,843

Performed in a facility

73%

of this provider's 6,843 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.

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