Panel 1: Access and Mobility for All: An Interagency Mission

Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT)

With accessibility in rural areas a priority for this Administration, the importance of Medicaid-supported Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) trips as a match for federal Section 5311 rural transit funding is not well-understood beyond the transit industry. It's only more urgent as waivers for states to avoid supporting NEMT service altogether have been considered. How can we ensure this essential program continues to support connecting people with healthcare through efficient & effective mobility options, in rural, urban and suburban communities across the country?


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Idea No. 245