Medical Transportation Services

For emergency service, call 911


Ambulances


Erway Ambulance Service
www.erwayambulance.com
(607) 734-9141
Services include:

  • 911 Emergency Response – Call 911
  • Non-Emergency ambulance transportation (on a prescheduled basis)
  • wheelchair transportation (on a prescheduled basis)
  • special event stand-by coverage
  • deployment and disaster preparedness

Non-emergency transportation is generally scheduled by a Physician, agency, or nursing facility. Wheelchair transportation is not medical transportation and is not covered by most insurance companies.

Greater Valley EMS
www.gvems.org
(570) 888-0958
Services in Chemung County include:

  • 911 Emergency Response ambulance service to the Town of Chemung, the Village of Van Etten, and the Town of Van Etten - Call 911
  • Non-emergency wheelchair and stretcher van services provided in those same areas, as well as for persons that may be discharged from Robert Packer Hospital and returning to a residence or facility in Chemung County


Veteran Information


Veterans Angel Flight (VAF)
www.angelflightveterans.org
800 296-1217 (Toll-free)

  • For veterans and active duty military personnel or their family members who are financially-needy to access distant specialized medical services, treatment or rehabilitation.

Disabled American Veterans Volunteer Transportation (Chemung)
(607) 734-5451

  • Provides transportation for veterans enrolled in a veteran health program to and from scheduled appointments at the Bath VA Health Care Facility.
  • Call to schedule at least one week prior. No fee.
  • Services provided by volunteer drivers.
  • Hours: 2nd Thursday 7 PM.

US Department of Veterans Affairs Transportation (Chemung)
(607) 664-4000
877-845-3247 (Toll-free)

  • Provides transportation for patients enrolled in a veteran health program to and from scheduled appointments at VA Health Care Facilities.
  • Transportation provided mainly to Buffalo and Syracuse facilities.
  • Transportation to additional facilities depends on meeting special eligibility requirements.
  • Minimum of one week notice required. No fee.


Buses


C TRAN Dial-A-Ride
(607) 734-9599

  • Service is available to those who qualify
  • All buses are equipped with ramps or lifts

Last updated May 27, 2016