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.

What is NEMT?

Learn more about NEMT (6 minute video).



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Review a PDF about Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT), its history, and how it is administered:

Kentucky’s Regional Transportation Brokers

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



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Review a PDF with a list of Kentucky’s Regional Transportation Brokers and learn about broker responsibilities and funding:

NEMT Eligibility

Learn about eligibility for NEMT (12 minute video).



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Review a PDF about NEMT eligibility, requirements, and exceptions:

NEMT Covered Trips

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



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Review a list of trips that can be covered by NEMT:

Who can Provide NEMT rides?

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



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Review a PDF about NEMT driver qualifications, Freedom of Choice, and types of transportation:

NEMT Private Auto Providers

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



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Review a PDF about Private Auto Provider requirements and the steps toward becoming a Private Auto Provider:

Scheduling NEMT Rides

Review a PDF about scheduling NEMT rides, operating hours, cancelations, and more:

Resources

Print and review a workbook for the entire course, Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT), here: