Mower County Senior Center
400 3rd Ave NE, Austin, MN, 55912
Distance: 1018 Miles
Transportation program that provides rides for people in and around their community
The service includes picking the client up at their front door and taking them directly to their medical, dental or other essential appointments.
The goal is to enable seniors to live independently by assisting, supporting and providing door to door medical transportation.
- Private health insurance
- Private pay
- Sliding fee scale
- Title III
- Serves community
- Older adults
- Assist passengers to and from vehicle
Transportation Area Served by County
- Mower County
Mower County residents age 60 years and older
Call or email for more information. Rides must be scheduled in advance.
Individuals using Blue Plus or UCare for medical transportation must arrange the ride through the insurance company.
UCare and Blue Cross insurances accepted.
8:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
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BT-4500.6500-500Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Definition
Programs that provide transportation for medical appointments, trips from and between hospitals, to nursing homes or other special-care centers or for other non-emergency medical needs for individuals who, because of financial problems or their physical condition, are unable to use other means of local transportation. NEMT service providers are able to transport riders who require a wheelchair lift equipped vehicle with appropriate protective restraints or a van that is designed for gurney/stretcher transportation, or has other types of features to meet their safety needs.
BT-4500.6500-800Senior Ride Programs Definition
Programs that provide door-to-door (or curb-to-curb) transportation for purposes of medical appointments, shopping, banking, social events, and other similar activities for older adults who need special accommodations and are unable to utilize other available means of transportation.
YB-8000Older Adults Definition
Individuals who are age 50, 55, 60, 62 or 65 or older depending on the minimum age for qualifying as an older adult which varies by program.