|Manatee County Government Administrative Center Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - November 19, 2019|
Agenda Item #63
Write-Off of Uncollectable EMS Ambulance Fees
Contact and/or Presenter Information
Renee Isrel, Public Safety Chief Administrative Officer, ext. 1649
Authorization to remove uncollectable accounts for ambulance user fees, totaling $3,192,932.29 for January 2019 through September 2019.
Resolution R-13-196, Section Three: Adjustment of EMS user fees, Subsection G, Adjustment of Accounts Receivable Florida Statutes Chapter 125 - Home rule authority
Manatee EMS responds to approximately 62,000 calls for service each year. Of these, EMS transports approximately 34,000 patients to local hospitals. Accounts deemed uncollectable for January 2019 through September 2019 total $3,192,932.29. All uncollectable accounts have been sent to Professional Recovery Consultants, Inc. (PRC) for further collection efforts. Eighty-four percent of the uncollectable accounts are patients that are uninsured or under-insured.
County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)
Explanation of Other
Instructions to Board Records
Send approved agenda item to Mary Allred at email@example.com.
Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
Attachment: EMS Write-Offs - Board Attachment.pdf