What are the rates I would charge

What are the rates I would charge?

  • Type of Client – Private Pay, Medicaid, VA, Workers Comp, Contracted
  • Type of Service Ambulatory/Wheelchair/Stretcher
  • Market Factors – Fuel, insurance, labor, general overhead will determine cost of service. Determine break-even point when/where you make profit.
  • Time of Day and Day of Week
  • Mileage – Do you begin from Pick-up or After 5 miles? “Loaded” vs. “Deadhead” miles. Wait-time.
  • Competition

Contact Department of Social Services in those counties where you wish to provide service to get a copy of their reimbursement rates for Medicaid recipients.

Contact State DOT. They may require NEMT providers to file an annual Tariff Sheet.

Mystery Shop Competition.

How do I get paid?

  • Private Pay
  • Private Contracts with Facilities
  • Veteran’s Administration
  • Workers Compensation
  • Medicaid/Waivers