Health Transport Unit

The Health Transport Unit based at Port Macquarie Health Campus provides non-emergency health related transport for disadvantaged members of the community who need to attend appointments with Mid North Coast Local Health District providers. The Health Transport Unit will coordinate non-emergency health related transport services by providing:

  • Transport bookings
  • Referrals to other transport providers Information about other transport subsidy schemes
  • Transport timetables
  • Safe and timely transport to suit individual requirements wherever possible

Criteria for Accessing the Service

  • You are not able to access transport through any other agency
  • You live on the Mid North Coast
  • You do not have access to a vehicle or are unable to drive at the moment
  • You cannot use public transport
  • You have an appointment at a health service facility.

Ineligibility for Non-Emergency Health Related Transport

  • You require emergency transport (call NSW Ambulance Service 000)
  • You require transport for non health related reasons
  • You require therapeutic intervention during transit and are unable to self administer or do not have a carer to administer treatment
  • You are not able to travel in a seated position
  • You live outside the geographical area covered by the Mid North Coast Local Health District.

 

Services available at these locations

All regions within Mid North Coast Local Health District

Phone 1300 552961

Hours

Monday to Friday between 8.30am and 5.00pm