MTM is excited to announce a new collaboration with Jenks Park Pediatrics and Tufts Health Plan in Rhode Island aimed at eliminating transportation as a barrier to care.

MTM, Jenks Park Pediatrics, and Tufts Health Plan Team Up to Provide Rides to Rhode Island Patients

MTM is excited to announce a new collaboration with Jenks Park Pediatrics and Tufts Health Plan in Rhode Island aimed at eliminating transportation as a barrier to care. Find out how we’re supporting this important community initiative by providing daily transportation to the Jenks Park Pediatrics office for the practice’s patients.

CPNRI Vaccine Clinic

MTM Joins Forces with CPNRI to Transport Rhode Islanders with I/DD to COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics

Focused on protecting the health of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, MTM recently collaborated with the Community Provider Network of Rhode Island (CPNRI) to connect the populations they serve to COVID-19 vaccination clinics. Find out more about our partnership with CPNRI, and hear from their Executive Director Tina Spears how we’ve helped to manage the transportation process.

COVID Vaccine

MTM Offers Rides to United Immunity-STL COVID Vaccine Clinics

As communities nationwide begin offering the COVID vaccine to more widespread populations, many members of the transportation disadvantaged community don’t have a way to get to their vaccination appointments. Recently, we were proud to partner with Home State Health and other St. Louis area organizations to offer transportation to residents who qualify for the United Immunity-STL COVID vaccine clinics. Learn how we assisted in the coordinated effort!

NEMT provider community hero

MTM Featured in NEMTAC’s NEMT Today Winter 2021 Edition

In 2020, NEMT providers experienced an unprecedented drop in trip volume due to the effects of COVID-19. To help the providers we work with stay in business, we’ve found new ways to use NEMT fleets creatively, while also helping our health plan partners address Social Determinants of Health. MTM’s own Tamara Carlton recently wrote a piece for NEMTAC’s NEMT Today Winter 2021 issue highlighting how we’ve found additional work for NEMT providers while rewarding them for their passion and dedication throughout the pandemic. Check it out here!

J&E Services

J&E Services LLC: a Rhode Island Community Hero

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way transportation providers operate, with many stepping up to the plate to become MTM Community Heroes. Rhode Island’s J&E Services is a shining example of a provider who volunteered to transport COVID-positive members to their life-sustaining medical appointments. Learn more about owners John and Eunice Kola-Idowu and what inspires them to care for others!

Community Outreach

Building Relationships During a Pandemic

MTM’s Community Outreach team is a dedicated resource that helps our medical facility partners coordinate transportation. While this typically involves in-person visits to facilities nationwide, during the pandemic we’ve had to get creative. Find out what our Community Outreach Trainers are doing to ensure medical facilities nationwide have the resources they need to support their patients!

Keeping MTM Transit Passengers Safe Post-COVID

During this unprecedented time, the health and safety of MTM Transit staff and passengers, as well as the communities we serve, continues to be our number one priority. Read more about the enhanced safety measures and operational changes MTM Transit has implemented in response to the COVID-19 crisis.