Avera public transportation offers services to Medicaid patients
August 19, 2021
Avera Public Transportation contracts with the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services to provide rides for approved non-emergency medical appointments to those eligible for Medicaid.
Drivers take patients, who live approximately 75 miles from O'Neill, to health care destinations, including appointments in Norfolk, Yankton, Omaha, Lincoln, Grand Island, Kearney,Sioux Falls and Sioux City, as well as others.
Medicaid-eligible riders need to contact their insurance providers for more information on how to request rides.
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