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Newaygo County Department of Human Services
Contact:
Dawn Bushouse
(231) 689-5545

Medical Transportation

  • Persons must have exhausted all other methods of finding transportation
  • For medical use ONLY
  • Persons must have an open Medicaid case with DHS
  • Persons serviced through an HMO need to call their HMO for medical appointments and DHS for dental or mental health appointments
  • HMOs require 7 days advanced notice
  • DHS requires a minimum of 3 working days notice
  • Regular ongoing appointments (more than once a month) require a doctor's confirmation of need. Your DHS caseworker can send you the form for your doctor to complete
  • Seniors over 60*
  • Medical use only
    • * Seniors that are Medicaid eligible are referred to Volunteer Services/Transportation
      Program at DHS”