MTM, Inc. announced today that its Minnesota-based MNET operation was recently selected for the 2013 Best of West St. Paul Award in the Local Passenger Transportation category by the West St. Paul Award Program. MTM, which employs 45 staff at its St. Paul office, provides more than 900,000 annual non-emergency medical transportation (NEMT) trips to approximately 445,000 Medicaid members in the eight-county metropolitan area surrounding Minneapolis/St. Paul.
Each year, the West St. Paul Award Program honors the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses. Recipients are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and the community, making the West St. Paul area a great place to live, work, and play.
“MTM is honored to have our MNET operations recognized for the high quality transportation services we strive to deliver every day,” said MNET Program Director Barb Platten. “NEMT services are extremely important to the Medicaid population, and we take our duty of helping these members access life-sustaining medical appointments seriously. Thank you to the West St. Paul Award Program for recognizing this and to our transportation partners for helping us to achieve our goals.”
MTM is a medical and transportation management company that removes community barriers for five million people annually in 28 states and the District of Columbia. MTM manages transportation, care coordination, call center activities, ambulance claims, and functional assessments and travel training for state and county governments, Medicaid and Medicare managed care organizations, and healthcare providers. These entities rely on MTM to meet quality and safety standards while containing costs. MTM operates six customer service centers that process three million calls and schedule seven million trips per year. Founded in 1995, MTM is a privately held, woman-owned business enterprise.