Do You Need a Ride to a Medical Appointment?

ModivCare is the transportation vendor for people enrolled in Medicaid or NJ FamilyCare. Members may call them at 1-866-527-9933 (TTY 1-866-288-3133) to set up a transportation appointment. You can also make your reservation online at Call by noon at least 2 days before you need the ride.

If you are a homebound member and you need special services or transportation for your medical care, call your Horizon NJ Health Care Manager toll free at 1-800-682-9094 (TTY 711) and we can help arrange a ride. Remember – do not call an ambulance for routine transportation needs.

Don’t forget to schedule your return ride home; but if you did not schedule a ride, you can do so once your appointment is over. You or your doctor’s office can call the "Ride Assist" phone number at 1-866-527-9934 (TTY 1-866-288-3133) and ask someone to pick you up. The transportation provider should pick you up within 60 minutes from time you call them.

To report any problems with your transportation, call the ModivCare complaint hotline at 1-866-333-1735 (TTY 711).