Tag: medical transportation

December 11 2020

Who Needs Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) in Arizona?

Being a wheelchair user has plenty of challenges, especially when it comes to traveling. It’s good to know, however, that airports have plenty to offer when it comes to accessibility. If you’re traveling with someone utilizing mobility aids, then here are a few factors you need to consider when traveling through Arizona’s major airports.

October 13 2020

Reliable Accessible Transportation to Doctor Appointments in Phoenix & Tucson

Regular appointments to the doctor are important to many Arizona patients who may not need emergency treatment but require regular appointments, treatments, or procedures. Health needs don’t change regardless of the pandemic, and safe transportation options are crucial to adhering to healthcare plans.

August 17 2020

Five Things to Consider When Arranging Wheelchair Accessible Transportation for Arizona Seniors

Accessible wheelchair transportation plays a big role in many of Arizona seniors’ lives. A resource as simple as being able to get a ride to a medical appointment or the grocery store when a family member is unavailable can make all the difference in their lives.

August 06 2020

How Access to Transportation Can Improve Quality of Life for Seniors

It’s important for seniors to have access to reliable and safe transportation. How exactly does access to transportation benefit the quality of life of our senior community? Being without transportation can have a negative impact on the lives we lead. Seniors that are unable to drive themselves are more likely to miss vital appointments, procedures, or testing. Working with a safe, sanitized, reliable, and accessible transportation company will ensure that appointments are never missed and health is being maintained optimally.

July 13 2020

Ambulance Service Vs. Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) Service

There are those out there who are confused with the difference between ambulance transportation and non-emergency medical transportation. Aren’t they both offering medical transportation for patients? There are plenty of aspects to this that you should consider. If you want to know exactly how they differ, then read on.

June 05 2020

Gaining Independence While In a Wheelchair

If you or a loved one in a wheelchair, or stretcher, needs to get to an appointment, or other destinations, it is advised that precautionary measures are taken to prevent infection. Especially since these populations are more likely to have underlying conditions that leave them more vulnerable to the virus. Here are a few tips to navigate the new normal.

May 18 2020

Tips for Wheelchair Patients Navigating New Normal as Arizona Re-Opens

If you or a loved one in a wheelchair, or stretcher, needs to get to an appointment, or other destinations, it is advised that precautionary measures are taken to prevent infection. Especially since these populations are more likely to have underlying conditions that leave them more vulnerable to the virus. Here are a few tips to navigate the new normal.

May 11 2020

PPE, Face Shields and Fogging, How HealthLift of Arizona is Safely Transporting During COVID-19.

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues and Arizona’s economy reopens, medical transporters must take action to protect themselves and their passengers from spreading the disease. HealthLift Non-Emergency Medical Transportation of Arizona has taken additional safety and sanitation measures to protect drivers and passengers.

May 01 2020

Wheelchair Family Care During COVID-19

If you are caring for a family member in a wheelchair you may need to take on more responsibility as their caregiver may need to quarantine with their family, or they cannot attend their usual group exercise activities. Be sure to be on top of their medications, medical appointments, and any physical activities they are recommended