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: