I Need a Ride to the Doctor - Your Medicaid Transportation Benefit

updated 10/6/2017

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Did you know you might be able to get free rides to the doctor? Medicaid recipients are eligible for free transportation through their managed care plan.

Information you need when you call:

  • Member ID
  • Your date of birth and phone number
  • Address and phone number of doctor's office
  • Appointment time and about how long it will take
  • Reason for appointment and doctor's name
  • Most plans require you to call several days (3 or more) in advance to schedule

Medicaid transportation lines:

  • Aetna Better Health Plan: (800)-947-2133
  • Blue Cross Complete: (888) 803-4947
  • McLaren: (888) 327-0671
  • Meridian: (800) 821-9369
  • Molina: (888) 898-7969
  • UnitedHealthcare: (877) 892-3995

Don’t wait to get your check-up, especially if your only barrier is transportation. Try your plan's service today and let us know how it goes!

-Meredith Buhalis

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