Patient Transport

Rapid Response Medical Patient Transportation is known for our prompt and professional service. Our fleet of quality vehicles, driven by our courteous and professional staff, are available to provide you or your loved one quality transportation services.

At Rapid Response Medical Transportation we consider it our privilege to meet the patient transportation needs of those with medical disabilities and mobility limitations. We want to make your transportation experience as comfortable as possible, so we are happy to cater to any special requirement.

When ordering transportation by phone please have all of the following information available as it will expedite the process.

  • Name of patient
  • Birth date
  • Insurance or Medicaid coverage
  • Home address
  • Contact number
  • Medical reason for transportation
  • Level of transportation assistance required
  • Name of ordering physician and name of physician that will be seen
  • Date and time of the appointment(s)
  • Any special instructions needed for the trip

To speed up the approval process Medi-Cal beneficiaries can download our non-emergency medical transportation justification form to be completion by your physician. After completion your physician may transmit it to our office by fax or mail as listed on the Rapid Response Justification for Non-Emergency Medical Transportation form.

Medicaid Recipients: Please note that being a Medicaid recipient does not qualify you to automatically receive a medical transportation benefit. Medicaid will pay for the most medically appropriate and cost-effective level of transportation to and from services covered by the Medicaid program. However all non-emergency transportation must be authorized prior to scheduling.