Ambulance Billing bills patients, or their insurance company, for ambulance service received in El Dorado County.
The County currently contracts with Intermedix, to provide these services. Rates are set by the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors and periodically adjusted to keep pace with service delivery costs. Click here for the current Ambulance Rate Schedule. Ambulance Billing is located at 2900 Fairlane Court in Placerville.
Medicare will only reimburse for ambulance service deemed “medically necessary”. Occasionally, seniors are surprised to find payment denied by Medicare, making the patient responsible for the ambulance bill. HICAP is an advocacy group that can assist seniors dealing with Medicare. Contact HICAP at (530) 621-6369.