The Savvik Foundation and the American Ambulance Association have launched a grant program available to Savvik member ambulance services who are classified as rural or super-rural and who are preparing to comply with the Cost Data Collection program through the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Through Savvik Member purchases under contracts, the Savvik Foundation was able to fund grant dollars through the American Ambulance Association (AAA).
Through this grant, services classified as rural or super-rural will be eligible to receive a year gold level subscription to AAA’s Ambulance Cost Education program which includes access to experts on cost collection, access to AMBER software and free registration to Webinars and Regional Workshops. To apply visit www.ambulancereports.org and fill out the online grant application.
AAA Ambulance Cost Education Subscription Includes:
- Amber™ cost collection software (unlimited NPIs)
- Ticketing system to ask questions of our experts
- Google Group/Peer-to-Peer Forum
- 12 Deep Dive Webinars
- Pre-con at the AAA Annual Conference & Trade Show
- Regional Workshops (2 seats, sessions across the country)
- Chart of Accounts
- Amber Encyclopedia™
- Webinar: Fundamentals of Revenue
- Webinar: Fundamentals of Cost Allocation
- AAA Accounting Manual
Grant application link: https://ambulance.org/2020/01/14/savvik-cost-collection-grant-application/
This Savvik Foundation grant is made possible by purchases made through Savvik Buying Group contracts.
For those services that are not eligible for the grant, you may use the code: ACESAVVIK for a 25% discount on cost collection services.