Information for Data Submitters: Ambulance and Chair Car Service Cost Reports


2019 Report Resources

Submission Deadline

  • The 2019 Ambulance and Chair Car Service Cost Reports are due by August 3, 2020.

Overview

CHIA collects Ambulance and Chair Car Services Cost Reports on an annual basis. The reports are used by CHIA and other public entities for monitoring costs and for health care payment policy development. Ambulance and chair car service providers must submit their data in accordance with 957 CMR 6.00 and the filing requirements set out in the cost report filing instructions, which can be found in the blue box on the right of this page.

 

Filing Application

Ambulance and chair car service providers submit cost reports through INET, CHIA’s web-based transaction service. To register for CHIA-INET, each individual user filing for an organization must complete and sign a Business Partner Security Agreement Form, and complete a User Agreement for Other Providers. Please see CHIA Submissions and INET Questions and Answers for more complete information for registration information.

Completed INET forms are be submitted to CHIA-DL-Data-Submitter-HelpDesk@MassMail.state.ma.us.

For more information about INET, please see the Ambulance and Chair Care INET User Guide and INET Questions & Answers.

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we are granting all providers a 90-day extension for submission. Providers must submit reports no later than August 3, 2020.

Questions

If you have any questions regarding the cost report, please contact CHIA’s Pricing Cost Report Help Desk at (617) 701-8156 and ask for assistance regarding the Ambulance and Chair Car Services Cost Report.