WHAT IS A FIREMED MEMBERSHIP AND WHY SHOULD I JOIN FIREMED?
Consider the difference between $55 and an emergency ambulance transport bill that can cost as much as $1,500. By becoming a FireMed member, you are protected from any out-of-pocket expenses. Your annual membership fee prepays any deductibles or other portion of the ambulance charge that may not be covered by insurance or Medicare. You are totally covered. New and Expanded FireMed Plus: all the benefits of FireMed Basic + air medical transport. With emergency air transport costs as high as $15,000, your membership fee of $120 offers financial security.
PEACE OF MIND…
As FireMed members, all permanent residents of your household will receive emergency ambulance service throughout most of Oregon. We simply bill your insurance. There are no deductibles, no extra costs for you to pay.
CHOOSE A PLAN
FIREMED BASIC: GROUND AMBULANCE SERVICES $55/yr
- Prehospital emergency medical treatment and transportation.
- Non-emergency, medically necessary ambulance service preauthorized by a physician.
- Paramedic rescue.
- Ambulance transportation between local medical facilities.
- Automatic insurance billing service.
FIREMED PLUS: GROUND + LIFE FLIGHT EMERGENCY AIR AMBULANCE SERVICES $120/yr
FireMed Plus includes our regular FireMed services plus emergency air ambulance and interhospital transport. As with our regular membership, FireMed Plus members will have all ground and emergency air ambulance costs covered. Air transport fees can cost more than $15,000 out of pocket. Protect your loved ones and your finances. With FireMed Plus you’re totally covered.
A WHOLE NEW DIMENSION OF SERVICE
Life Flight Network, our emergency air service provider, expands your air coverage. Now FireMed PLUS covers you for air ambulance service from our regional airport. Life Flight Network also serves you from Aurora, Hillsboro, Eugene, The Dalles and 20 more bases in six states. That means faster, better life-saving care when and where you need it most.
If you’re already a FireMed or Life Flight member, please re-enroll as a FireMed Basic or FireMed Plus member. If you have any questions, please call 541‑296‑9445.
FIREMED HELPS OUR COMMUNITY
Your membership fees are invested right here in our community to provide rapid emergency response and the best medical care available. Professional paramedic training and advanced medical technology are essential and expensive. Your membership helps save lives… maybe someone you love.
FIREMED STATEMENT OF UNDERSTANDING
By becoming a FireMed member, you agree to the terms stated in the Statement of Understanding. New member benefits take effect 72 hours after receipt of completed application and payment. Life Flight Network flies patients based on medical need, not membership status. Medicaid beneficiaries should not apply for membership.