Mercy Flights Membership Fees Increasing

MEDFORD, Ore. — Whether you’re a member of Mercy Flights or not, calling 911 for an ambulance in 2014 will cost you more. Jackson County residents will see an increase because of cost of living and Mercy Flights members will see an increase because of new insurance plans written to comply with the Affordable Care … Continue reading »

Membership Rates Increase

MEDFORD, Ore. — For the first time in more than a decade, Mercy Flights is increasing its membership rates. It says it’s because of the health care reform law. Mercy Flights says it has to make changes to be in compliance with new Medicare rules. Ambulance fees start at $1,200 for ground ambulance and more … Continue reading »

New Ambulances for Mercy Flights

MEDFORD, Ore. — An ambulance company in Medford wants to keep patients safe and keep costs down with a fleet of five new ambulances. The organization recently bought five new “sprinter” vans, which were converted into ambulances. The new vehicles have nearly double the gas mileage of the over ambulances they are replacing, and are … Continue reading »