Policy for Arrangement for Healthcare Transportation

Policy: All residents will be provided transportation to and from medical offices with 20 miles. The first two trips within each month shall be free; thereafter, the resident will be charged $20.00 per trip. If the resident is unable to be transported in the facility vehicle, the facility will arrange for a special transport, (i.e. LaCross or Ambitrans), at the resident’s request. If the resident needs an escort to appointments. the resident will be charged $20.00 per escorted appointment. The resident (or responsible party) is responsible for payment of all charges for special transportation. This is also addresses in the Contract for Care.