1 free To: From: All MHP Providers Provider Services Transportation Bulletin #: Date: 11-0419. April 19, 2011. for Members Re: free Transportation Transportation Meridian Health Plan provides free Transportation to a member's scheduled medical appointments, as well as WIC offices, Pharmacies and DME providers. To set up non- emergency Transportation , call toll- free at 866-796-1165. The office hours are Monday through Saturday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The call center is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please schedule your Transportation at least 48 hours in advance. Please have the following information available when scheduling Transportation : Member's Name, Medicaid ID number and Date of Birth The Address and Zip Code of the location where the Member needs to be picked up from The Name, Address and Phone Number of the destination Appointment Date and Time Criteria for Pick-up Call 48 hours prior to appointment Members must be at least 16 years of age to schedule an appointment Members under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult 21 years of age or older Member's parent, legal guardian, or authorized representative may schedule appointments for minors Modes of Transportation Public Transportation Mileage Reimbursement Sedan, Taxi Wheelchair Equipped Vehicle Additional Passengers Member and one additional passenger allowed If a member is a single caregiver with more than one minor child in his/her care.
2 Plan authorizes the Transportation of the additional children If a Member needs help with Transportation , please call Member Services at 866-606- 3700. free Transportation April 2011.