Cost Benefit Analysis of Providing Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

The objective of this study is to assess the relationship between increased investments in transportation services for medical trips for people who are medically under-served and transportation disadvantaged and overall reductions in health care costs. This study addresses transportation services to scheduled medical appointments and does not include transportation for medical emergencies.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project B-27

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Transit Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590

    Transit Cooperative Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC    20001
  • Project Managers:

    Schwager, Dianne

  • Performing Organizations:

    Altarum Institute

  • Principal Investigators:

    Hughes-Cromwick, Paul

  • Start Date: 20040220
  • Actual Completion Date: 20050819
  • Source Data: RiP Project 7512

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01460937
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transit Cooperative Research Program
  • Contract Numbers: Project B-27
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 1:35PM