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File #: 18-1110    Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 9/12/2018 In control: Broken Arrow City Council
On agenda: 9/18/2018 Final action: 9/18/2018
Title: Consideration, discussion, and possible adoption of Ordinance No. 3541, an ordinance amending Chapter 26, Emergency Medical Services, of the City of Broken Arrow Code of Ordinances, Section 26-8 Insurance Provision, Subrogation and Assignment; specifically providing the percentage of an emergency medical services bill to be paid by the subscriber to the City's Medical Service Program who is uninsured; repealing all ordinances to the contrary; and declaring an emergency
Attachments: 1. 9-18-18 Ord. 3541 EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PROGRAM (EMS) SUBSCRIPTION Amending Section 26-8.pdf

Broken Arrow City Council

Meeting of: 09-18-2018

 

Title:

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Consideration, discussion, and possible adoption of Ordinance No. 3541, an ordinance amending Chapter 26, Emergency Medical Services, of the City of Broken Arrow Code of Ordinances, Section 26-8 Insurance Provision, Subrogation and Assignment; specifically providing the percentage of an emergency medical services bill to be paid by the subscriber to the City’s Medical Service Program who is uninsured; repealing all ordinances to the contrary; and declaring an emergency

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Background:

Ordinance No. 3541 amends Chapter 26, Section 8, Insurance Provision, Subrogation and Assignment of the Broken Arrow Code changing the “State or Federal Health Care Program” to the “State or Federal Medical Care Program”. This Amendment clarifies the differences in the insurance industry regarding medical services, and clarifying the section by adding “All persons subscribing to the City’s Medical Services Program who are uninsured shall be liable for sixty percent (60%) of their total emergency medical services bill as set forth in the Manual of Fees.”

 

Cost:                                                                No Cost

Funding Source:                     No Source

Requested By:                      Trevor Dennis, Acting City Attorney

Approved By:                      Michael L. Spurgeon, City Manager

Attachments:                                          Ordinance No 3541

 

Recommendation:

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Adopt Ordinance No. 3541 and approve the emergency clause.

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