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South Country Health Alliance

Transportation - RideConnect

2300 Park Dr, Ste 100, Owatonna, MN, 55060-8802

Distance: 1118 Miles

(866) 567-7242

Website

https://mnscha.org/?page_id=6439

Service Details

Description

Transportation program that provides rides for people in and around their community


Additional Information

Offers non-emergency medical transportation services. The transportation program, called RideConnect, is only for rides to and from health care appointments (medical, behavioral health, and dental).


RideConnect transportation covers two types of services:
* Unassisted Transportation Services
- Also called common carrier, includes taxi cab, bus, or volunteer driver programs
- Provides curb to curb service
- Members can use this service without pre-authorization
* Assisted Transportation Services
- Available if you are unable to safely use common carrier transportation because of a physical or mental impairment
- Provides door to door service
- Members must be certified by South Country Health Alliance before using this service


Eligibility

Members enrolled in the following South Country Health Alliance programs may be eligible to get a ride if they do not have access to their own transportation:
* Medical Assistance (Families and Children)
* Minnesota Senior Care Plus (MSC+)
* SingleCare (SNBC)
* SharedCare (SNBC)
* AbilityCare (HMO SNP)
* SeniorCare Complete (HMO SNP)
* MinnesotaCare - Must be a child enrollee


Mileage and gas reimbursement is not covered by South Country Health Alliance for members with their own vehicle. However, this may be available through another source. Call your county for more information.


Application Instructions

To schedule a ride, call Member Services (866) 567-7242 at least 72 hours (3 days) before your appointment.


If you appointment changes or you need to cancel, call as soon possible, ideally 24 hours in advance


Rides can be scheduled for medical, dental, mental health, chemical dependency, pharmacy, and durable medical equipment appointments and visits within the transportation coverage area.


Business Hours

8:00am - 8:00pm, Monday - Sunday
* October - March


8:00am - 8:00pm, Monday - Friday
* April - September


Area Served

Brown, Dodge, Freeborn, Goodhue, Kanabec, Morrison, Sibley, Steele, Todd, Wabasha, Wadena and Waseca


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 444-7770
Toll Free - Sales and Service (866) 567-7242
TTY (800) 627-3529

Last Update

1/6/2020

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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