But sometimes, our patients feel compelled to go out of their way to reach out to us to thank the people involved with their transport.
EMTs are healthcare heroes who help people and play a crucial role in their patients lives. Are you considering a career as an EMT? Here are just some of the many benefits of getting into this field --- and some answers to frequently asked questions to get you started.
Know a senior in Maryland who can’t drive in need of medical transportation services? Whether it’s to follow up with the doctor or to visit family, getting around can be tricky for a senior who can’t drive. Here’s a review of different options specific to our state, and a look at which ones best serve which populations.
There are a variety of different types (sometimes called modes) of medical transportation. Modes differ based on whether the service is emergency or non-emergency as well as the client’s condition or disability, and how far a distance must be traveled.
Most transport services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Medical transportation can take clients down the street, down state, across the country, or across the world. Below is a look at some of the different options in this wide-ranging service:
We talk to clients every day who are just discovering the possibilities of medical transportation for the first time. Many people find themselves needing to arrange transportation for a parent or grandparent, but aren’t aware of some of the basics about the service. They essentially don’t know where to start. How much is it? What’s it all about? Why do people need it? What are the options? Will insurance take care of it? What about Medicare or Medicaid?