Why Chicago and SE Wisconsin Need Wheelchair Accessible Medical Transportation

Non-emergency medical transportation (NEMT) includes transportation services for patients that face circumstances that limit their access to transportation to their appointments. Different from ambulance transportation, NEMT focuses more on aspects such as regular doctor visits and procedures, instead of catering to urgent situations.

Ambulance Service and NEMT: What’s the Difference?

When you think of medical transportation, the first thing that pops into your head may be the “ambulance.” Plenty of people who may not be familiar with non-emergency medical transportation, often equating it to ambulance transportation. Although they both serve the same core purpose of transportation patients, there are big differences between the two.