Medivan

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The Medivan is a public transit service that takes passengers from Modesto to select Bay Area Medical Centers, Monday through Thursday (except holidays). This service provides non-emergency medical transportation. The Medivan is NOT an emergency vehicle and does not serve individuals who require special medical treatment during transportation. However, the Medivan can accommodate people who utilize mobility devices and service animals.

AreaFacilitiesAppointment TimesDeparture Time
LivermoreLivermore Veterans Administration HospitalEarliest appointment 8:30 am, no later than 2:30 pmNo later than 4:30 pm
OaklandUCSF Benioff Children's Hospital
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center
Earliest appointment 9:30 am, no later than 1:30 pm

No later than 3:30 pm

San FranciscoSt. Mary's Hospital
St. Francis Memorial Hospital
UCSF Medical Center
Kaiser Permanente San Francisco Medical Center
Earliest appointment 10 am, no later than 1:30 pm


No later than 3 pm


Menlo ParkMenlo Park Veterans Administration HospitalEarliest appointment 11 am, no later than 1 pmNo later than 2 pm
StanfordLucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
Stanford University Hospital & Medical Centers
Earliest appointment 11 am, no later than 1 pm

No later than 2 pm

Palo AltoPalo Alto Veterans Administration HospitalEarliest appointment 11 am, no later than 1 pmNo later than 2 pm
Redwood CityStanford Medicine Outpatient CenterEarliest appointment 11 am, no later than 1 pm

No later than 2 pm

Fares

Type of FareOne WayRound Trip
Patient$10.00$20.00
Attendant$5.00$10.00


An attendant may ride when accompanying a paying passenger. If a passenger requires an attendant for assistance, please complete and return a Medivan attendant application form to:

StanRTA
1001 9th Street
Modesto, CA 95354

To request a form, call 209-527-4900 or you may pick one up at the address listed above.

Reservations

Reservations are REQUIRED. To make your reservation, please all 209-527-4900. Seating is limited. It is recommended that reservations be made two weeks before your appointment.

Departure

  • 6 am
  • Modesto Transit Center
    (Corner of 9th and I Streets)

Cancellations

If you are unable to keep your appointment, please cancel your Medivan reservation as soon as possible so someone else can use your seat. You can cancel by calling 209-527-4900.

Medivan Rules

Anyone who refuses to observe the following rules may not be allowed on the Medivan:

  • The Medivan only takes passengers to and from their scheduled medical facility.
  • Passengers MUST have a reservation.
  • Riders must be paid for in advance. Drivers cannot accept payment on the Medivan.
  • Passengers are responsible to confirm their reservations.
  • Passengers need to adhere to the Medivan service schedule indicated for each facility when scheduling appointments for departure times.