Non-emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) has become an essential
service to avoid greater health care costs and for many elderly and
As the CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid) establishes, patients that require this kind of service have unmet driving requirements, such as not having driver’s license, not having a working vehicle available in the household, or not being able to drive due to a medical condition, needing a special transport for that matter.
Millions of people face the worsening of their medical care due to the
lack of follow up on its doctor appointments. The situation means a
dramatic increase on health risks as well as in the cost of further
Hiring a comprehensive and supportive NEMT service can mark an important difference in patient’s healthcare outcome. By allowing patients to be updated and followed up by their medical staff as scheduled, their chances to overcome any health issue improve significantly.
A NEMT service is not just a regular ride hailing service. It must be
provided by trained specialists that can provided assistance required
by patients according to their age and disabilities. This service is
regularly provided in vehicles specially equipped to transport
patients with severe disabilities with the utmost safe and comfort.
NEMT vehicle drivers must fulfill a complete set of requirements and trainings in order to start providing the service. It is not an easy task, and that’s the reason the NEMT is not recommended to be provided by regular mobility companies.
Elife is a complete ground transportation platform that allows its
customer to book a NEMT service in the easiest, fastest and most
reliable way possible. With a nationwide coverage, that also includes
selected locations overseas, a trained driver can provide a
high-quality service to our passengers in our fleet, that is sanitized
before and after every service given.
If you trust your health to the experts, trust your transport to experts as well. Discover Elife’s patient transportation services and choose a new, better way to keep in touch with your doctor.