NEMT

NEMT Learning Outcome

Non-emergency medical transportation (NEMT) is an important benefit for Medicaid beneficiaries who need to get to and from medical and other qualifying plan of care associated services but have no means of transportation. As a result of the completion of this module, you will understand how to access NEMT services for yourself or an individual you support.

Getting Started

Welcome to Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT), a training created by the Transportation Initiative.

Non-emergency medical transportation (NEMT) is an important benefit for Medicaid beneficiaries who need to get to and from medical and other qualifying plans of care associated services but have no means of transportation. As a result of the completion of this module, you will understand how to access NEMT services for yourself or an individual you support.

For each unit, there is a video, transcript, audio file, and PDF.

Before beginning the module, watch this video:

What is NEMT?

Learn more about NEMT (6 minute video).



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Kentucky’s Regional Transportation Brokers

Learn about Kentucky’s Regional Transportation Brokers (5 minute video).



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NEMT Eligibility

Learn about eligibility for NEMT (12 minute video).



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NEMT Covered Trips

Learn what trips may be covered by NEMT (6 minute video).



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Who can Provide NEMT rides?

Learn who can provide NEMT rides (7 minute video).



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NEMT Private Auto Providers

Learn how people can provide NEMT as Private Auto Providers (7 minute video).



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Escorts & Assistance

Learn how to use escorts & assistance during NEMT rides (5 minute video).


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Troubleshooting NEMT Issues

Learn how to troubleshoot NEMT service issues (12 minute video).


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Scheduling NEMT Rides

Learn how to schedule NEMT Rides (9 minute video)


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Ride Share

Ride Share Learning Outcome

A Ride Share is a way that drivers who are going to a destination can offer to share the trip with others who need to travel to the same or nearby locations. A Ride Share allows drivers to share the cost of gas while providing transportation assistance to one or more riders. As a result of the completion of this module, you will understand how to access Ride Share opportunities.  

Getting Started

Welcome to Ride Share, a training created by the Transportation Initiative at the University of Kentucky Human Development Institute.

A Ride Share is a way that drivers who are going to a destination can offer to share the trip with others who need to travel to the same or nearby locations. A Ride Share allows drivers to share the cost of gas while providing transportation assistance to one or more riders. As a result of the completion of this module, you will understand how to access Ride Share opportunities.  

For each unit, there is a video, transcript, audio file, and PDF.

Before beginning the module, watch this video:

What is a Ride Share?

Learn more about Ride Share options (6 minute video).



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Create Ride Share Agreements

Learn how to create Ride Share agreements (7 minute video).



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Ride Share Frequently Asked Questions

Review answers to frequently asked questions about Ride Share (3 minute video).



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Assist with Ride Share Planning

Learn how to assist with Ride Share planning (4 minute video).

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Waze Carpool

Learn how to ride share using Waze Carpool (8 minute video).



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Partner with Waze Carpool

Learn how employers, agencies, and schools can partner with Waze Carpool (4 minute video).



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Uber & Lyft

Compare Uber & Lyft to ride share services (4 minute video).



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Ride Share Savings

Learn how to calculate Ride Share savings (3 minute video).

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Ride Share Savings Calculator

Use our Ride Share Savings Calculator to determine the potential savings for your commute.

Thank you for completing the Ride Share module! Please click the link below to complete a satisfaction survey to help us create better content for you in the future. (optional)

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