EMS Billing

Rita Yunker, the part-time Fire Office Assistant, has been with the Village of Whitehouse since January 2006. Rita received her BS in elementary education from Northern Illinois University and taught for a couple of years before having children of her own. She then took on being the Office Manager for her husband’s internet business in Illinois for seven years. After moving to Ohio she decided to utilize her office experience for the Village of Whitehouse. Over the past few years Rita and her husband, Larry, have become volunteer firefighters and EMT-Bs. Rita also obtained her car seat technician certification a few years ago. Their children, Larry and Johnathan, attend school in the Anthony Wayne district. When not working, Rita enjoys spending time with her family at Scouting events and traveling.She can be reached at 419-877-0363 or by email: ryunker@whitehouseoh.gov

EMS Billing
The Whitehouse Fire Department is strict about maintaining your privacy and complying with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).  Whitehouse Fire does “soft-billing” for the residents of the Fire District for medical emergency services. The Village of Whitehouse contracts with Medicount Management for all billing of EMS service.  If you have a question about a statement sent to you or your insurance company, please contact Medicount Management directly at 1-800-962-1484.  If you have any further questions about how we handle your medical information, please contact our Fire Department at (419) 877-0363.

If the patient was transported by the Life Squad, Lucas County EMS will bill the insurance and/or the patient.  Please call the number on the bill should you have any questions regarding invoices received from Lucas County EMS.