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Materiel Services

Patient Transportation Services Manager: LaKita Pogue

Patient Transportation Services are provide throughout the facility to & from diagnostic & therapeutic appointments.
Service requests are scheduled through computerized transport tracking system. Communication with transport personnel is via mobile device. Requests for patient transportation service can be made 24 hours/7days a week. When possible please schedule requests in advance.

Requests for transportation service can be made 24 hours/7 days/week.
When possible, please make requests 48 hours in advance.
Location Phone Days of Service Hours of Service
Central Dispatch
Mon-Fri 6:30 a.m. - 11:15 p.m.
Lift Team Requests Page 90148 Everyday 24/7
Patient Transport/Lift Team Supervisor Page 90033 Everyday 24/7


Oxygen Cylinder Safety

Requests for transport of deceased patient to the morgue are made after completion of post mortem care by calling 6-4610 (excluding Emergency department, Radiation Oncology, MPU, OR and PACU's).  Please make every effort not to detain transporters who are picking up morgue patients.  Two transporters are dispatched for each morgue transport, one retrieves the patient from the unit and one holds the elevator to expedite transport to the morgue.
Wheelchairs, Mattresses or Stretchers
Call 6-4610 to have wheelchairs, mattresses or stretchers delivered.  Each unit has a par level of items.  All other equipment will be stored and distributed centrally.  Equipment will also be staged in diagnostic areas (MPU, adult and Mott catheterization labs, PACU, MCHC, EP lab, Radiology, and outpatient recovery. Page Dave Tyler at #9505 to have old mattresses disposed of.

M-Lift Team

Transport Tracking


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