Hilton Head Island
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Ambulance service fees are based on the highest level of care provided and include the billing categories identified by Medicare.
We classify each ambulance service call into one of the six billing categories and bill accordingly.
Emergency response is a BLS, ALS 1 or ALS 2 level of service provided in immediate response to a 911 call or the equivalent.
Response to treat /transport a patient includes:
Emergency response for a patient who is treated /transported to a hospital includes:
ALS 1 (non-emergency)
Response for a patient who is treated /transported and requires:
ALS 1 (emergency)
Emergency response for a patient who is treated / transported to a hospital and requires:
Response to calls where "treatment" was performed but no transport to a medical facility took place. Treatment is described as providing oxygen administration, splinting, bandaging, applying hot or cold compresses, IV fluid administration, etc.
No one will ever be denied Fire Rescue ambulance service based on ability to pay or lack of health insurance.
If anyone needs emergency assistance, they should call 9-1-1 without hesitation.
Our firefighters / EMTs and Paramedics have been given the best possible equipment and training to ensure the safety and well-being of all residents and visitors to Hilton Head Island
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