Applications are being accepted through March 31 for the Sunstar FirstCare Ambulance Membership Plan. The Sunstar FirstCare Ambulance Membership Plan is a Pinellas County government program that works with insurance companies to cover out-of-pocket expenses associated with medically necessary ambulance transportation.
It covers unlimited medically necessary transportation to or from a medical facility within Pinellas County, offering protection that may be lacking with insurance coverage. For members without insurance, the plan provides a 20 percent discount on ambulance charges.
Memberships are $58.53 for an individual; $91.05 for the family plan. Coverage is effective through March 31, 2015 upon receipt of a completed membership application and remittance payment.