Dependable transportation for your healthcare appointments
What is Rides-to-Wellness?
Rides to Wellness is an affordable, convenient, comprehensive, and dependable county-wide non-emergency medical transportation service for preventative and non-emergency healthcare appointments, including access to other important community resources such as pharmacies, and grocery stores for the residents of Jackson County.
This program will be door to door transportation for residents in the community. Using cutting-edge technology and a ride-hailing-like model, Rides to Wellness is provided through service agreements with local agencies and medical providers.
Rides to Wellness offers easy scheduling options by phone or by using the Rides to Wellness application on your smart phone or tablet.
Scheduling Your TripPrivate Pay?
Rides to Wellness is setup to accept private pay using debit or credit card only. You can pay the driver at the time of pickup or you can pre-pay by calling 517-788-7844.
$15 one-way or $30 round-trip $10 for each additional leg of the trip. (For example, if the passenger wants to stop at the pharmacy or grocery store after their medical appointment after being release from the hospital.)
Hours of Operation?
Business hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Who can use Rides-to-Wellness
Can I use the Rides-to-Wellness Service?
Anyone can use Rides to Wellness. At this time, passengers who are connected with our Rides to Wellness partner agencies will be able to ride for free. Please click on the link below to learn more information about the partnerships and how you may qualify for health and wellness transportation.
JATA is working with several different agencies at this time to enable more passengers to ride for little to no cost. If you are NOT connected to a partnering agency you can use private pay as another option. Please see the private pay option below for rates.
Phone Number: 517-788-7844
How does my agency become a Rides to Wellness partner agency?
Michigan Department of Health and Human Services – Don’t let your lack of wheels keep you from getting to your doctor appointment, the pharmacy, or grocery store. MDHHS has partnered with JATA to offer FREE rides to health and wellness destinations to authorized riders.
Rides to Wellness is looking to add new partners all the time. If you are an organization or agency who needs premium transportation for your clients and are interested in learning more about a transportation partnership, please contact Debra Hyatte at: firstname.lastname@example.org