EMS World: California EMS Advocates Sound Alarm on Medi-Cal Gap
Assembly member Freddie Rodriguez and a coalition of diverse first response and labor advocates held a press conference calling on the state of California to increase Medi-Cal rates for ambulance transports for the first time since 1999.
San Francisco Chronicle: California pays less than almost every state for ambulances to carry Medi-Cal patients
By: Nanette Asimov
California has more Medi-Cal patients than any other state, but it pays less than almost all of them for ambulances to carry the low-income, disabled or older adults to where they need to go.