Long Distance Medical Transportation New York
If you need to travel to or from the Empire State, Med Transport Center will take you where you need to be. We provide long distance transportation by ground or air in comfortable vehicles with a registered nurse, medical equipment, and two professional drivers.
We will pick you or your loved one up at home, at a nursing home, or other convenient place. Our coaches have private bathrooms, hospital beds, fridges, microwaves, entertainment, and more.
Our medical transportation services are perfect for vacations, traveling long distance to a hospital or nursing home, or moving across the country. We are pet friendly.
Medical Coach -VS- Stretcher Vans
|MED Coach||Stretcher Vans|
|Medically Equipped Coaches||Oxygen, Suction, Pumps, Nebulizers, Feeding Tubes, etc.||Some companies offer oxygen.|
|Hospital-Bed Multi-Positional||Therapeutic, constant air-flow mattress for comfort, skin care, plus 8 inch memory foam base.||Stretcher ( 22 inches Wide) - Uncomfortable after 3 hours of riding. Difficult for patient to turn over or lie on one’s side.|
|Private Bathroom On Board||Enclosed private bathroom.||No bathroom, no privacy. Some have a commode.|
|Nurse On Board at Bedside||Nurses are allowed to give injections, treatments, etc.||Some companies offer EMT and are not allowed to administer injections other than an EpiPen.|
|Emergency Physician On Call||Physician on-call 24/7.||Physician not required to be on-call.|
|Professional Drivers||2 professional drivers. Sleeping quarters provided for drivers.||1 driver and 1 EMT, driver must also give medical care. No sleeping quarters for drivers. DOT does not allow a driver to sleep in right front seat.|
|On-Board Medical Monitoring||Nurse is always at patient bed side monitoring Vital Signs and O2 levels.||EMT/Driver not able to give medical care and meet required rest requirements. Not allowed to drive more than 10 hours straight.|
About Med Transport Center
Med Transport Center offers medical transport services to and from New York and around the globe. Each transport is accompanied by an experienced team tailored to fit your needs. We have a vast transportation fleet and can provide medical transportation services to and from all cities throughout New York.
Call our coordinators at 1-800-311-3412 for more information.