Most Medi-Cal managed health care plans now provide FREE RIDES home at hospital discharge and FREE ONGOING HELP for covered medical appointments:
-for hospital discharges: HOSPITAL STAFF MAY CALL ahead to request your ride when discharge time is known. Rides are normally available within 3-4 hours. You must provide any required car seats.
-For medical appointments: YOU SHOULD CALL at least 5 business days ahead or ask a healthcare professional to call for any urgent or last-minute appointents.
-If you have any questions or don't see your plan listed, ask to speak with a hospital social worker.
Number to call depending on health care plan:
-Alameda Alliance: LogistiCare (866) 791-4158
-Anthem Blue Cross: LogistiCare (877) 931-4755
-California Health and Wellness: LogistiCare (877) 658-0305
-Central California Alliance for Health: CCAH Transportation Line (800) 700-3874 ext. 5577
-Cigna: LogistiCare (877) 440-7433
-Contra Costa Health Plan: CCHP Non-Medical Transportation Line (855) 222-1218
-HealthNet Medi-Cal: LogistiCare (855) 253-6863
-Health Plan of San Joaquin: HPSJ Customer Service Line (209) 942-6320 *Member must call for hospital discharge
-Partnership HealthPlan of California: MTM (888) 828-1254