Allina Health Non-Emergency Medical Services
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Transportation program that provides rides for people in and around their community
Provides several types of non-emergency medical transportation.
Greater Minnesota Van Service:
Van drivers bring residents of Greater Minnesota to and from medical care in the Minneapolis/St. Paul metropolitan area.
Drivers help non-emergency wheelchair discharges from the Allina Health hospitals in the metro area.
Scheduled Ambulance Service:
Provides ambulance and stretcher transportation for non-emergency patients who are too sick to ride in a wheelchair. Many are hospice or nursing home patients who are living with chronic illness and need qualified personnel to bring them to and from the clinic, hospital or therapy center.
- Medicaid (Medical Assistance)
- Private pay
- Serves community
- Vehicle lift access
- Vehicle ramp access
Transportation Area Served by County
- Anoka County
- Brown County
- Dakota County
- Hennepin County
- Isanti County
- McLeod County
- Nicollet County
- Ramsey County
- Scott County
- Sherburne County
- Wright County
Twin Cities metro and surrounding areas including Anoka, Brown, Dakota, Hennepin, Isanti, McLeod, Nicollet, Ramsey, Scott, Sherburne, and Wright counties
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
This provider does not offer other services or resources at this location.
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BT-4500.6500-170Disability Related Transportation Definition
Programs that provide door-to-door (or curb-to-curb) transportation for purposes of shopping, banking, social events, medical appointments, getting to and from work, and similar activities for people with disabilities who need special accommodations and are unable to utilize other available means of transportation. Also included are programs that provide transportation for youngsters with disabilities who have no other means of accessing necessary specialized services and activities. Some but not all vehicles used for this purpose are equipped with wheelchair lifts.
BT-4500.6500-500Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Definition
Programs that provide transportation for medical appointments, trips from and between hospitals, to nursing homes or other special-care centers or for other non-emergency medical needs for individuals who, because of financial problems or their physical condition, are unable to use other means of local transportation. NEMT service providers are able to transport riders who require a wheelchair lift equipped vehicle with appropriate protective restraints or a van that is designed for gurney/stretcher transportation, or has other types of features to meet their safety needs.
YF-6500.6850Stretcher Patients Definition
Individuals who have such severe injuries or disabilities that they can only be moved or transported in litter-like devices which allow them to lie prone.
YF-6500.9500Wheelchair Users Definition
Individuals who are unable to walk or have difficulty walking because of temporary or permanent illnesses or injuries and who utilize wheelchairs to enhance their mobility.