March 3, 2013

NEMT Providers: Priority Patient Transfer Service, Ottawa

ONTARIO - Priority Patient Transfer Service (PPTS) in a non-emergency medical transportation company based in Ottawa, Ontario. They provide local and long distance patient transfer services throughout the Greater Ottawa Area and Eastern Ontario. With their professionally trained personnel and fleet of ambulance type vehicles, wheelchair accessible vans, and sedans; PPTS can provide doo-to-door private patient transport that can accommodate their patient's various needs.

PTS: Yorkshire Ambulance Patient Transport Service

UNITED KINGDOM - The Patient Transport Service (PTS) of the Yorkshire Ambulance Service is one of the largest providers of non-emergency medical transportation in the United Kingdom. They provide transport to outpatient clinics and for hospital admittance/discharge for those unable to use public transit or due to their medical condition. Last year PTS provided 962,499 patient journeys. They operate a fleet 467 vehicles and have a staff of 758. The following video features the Unipart Group, a UK logistics consultant that PTS worked with to improve operation and service efficiency.