Medical Needs

Medical needs can be planned for or come unexpectedly; this source will help guide you through the transportation options for either situation.  The RTS Livingston Bus Service is a great resource for planned medical needs but can still be helpful with the unexpected, which is where the taxis and car services come in very useful.  Listed below are the most frequently used transportation types, area hospitals, and situations with solutions.

Geneseo Medical Facilities Map

Before you decide which type of medical transportation suits your needs best, check out this map of Geneseo medical facilities - complete with addresses and directions for how to utilize the RTS-L Local Daily Service to get there.


View Geneseo Medical Facilities in a larger map

types of medical transportation

RTS Livingston: Local Daily Service

RTS Livingston: Geneseo-Rochester Weekend Service

RTS Livingston: Dial-a-Ride

  • LATS can assist during weekday hours
  • One business day notice is usually required
  • $2.00 between towns in Livingston County
  • $1.00 within the Village of Geneseo
  • $17.00 round-trip to Strong or Highland Hospitals
  • Strong Hospital - Tuesday/Thursday between 9:00AM and 11:30AM
  • Highland Hospital - Tuesday/Thursday between 9:30AM and 11:00AM
  • Exact change only
  • Call (585)658-4690 for more information

RTS Livingston: County Route Service

  • Fixed route service is free with college ID
  • See County Route Map
  • Call (585)658-4690 for more information

Northern Livingston County Red Cross Volunteer Driver

  • One week notice is required to ensure a driver is available
  • Payment requested is $20.00 round trip
  • Call (585)243-7029 or email nlccross@frontiernet.net for more information

Catholic Charities Volunteer Driver

  • Faith in Action Program
  • Call Christa Barrows at (585)658-4466 ext. 18 for more information

Taxis and Car Services

  • Note the College has entered into an agreement with Quality Transportation Group and Dakota Medical Transportation, Inc. that allows for the service fee to be billed directly to your student account

  • This service is available if you were transported to the hospital via ambulance and are in need of return transportation or if you are in need of transportation to a health service provider

  • Student ID is required at the time of service

  • It is always preferred and helpful to pay out-of-pocket when possible

  • Always be sure to confirm the price and method of payment when making arrangements

  • For a complete listing of recommended taxis and car services see Back Up Plan: Taxi and Car Service

area hospitals most frequently used

Noyes Memorial Hospital

111 Clara Barton Street

Dansville, NY 14437

(585)335-6001

 

Wyoming County Community Health System (WCCHS)

400 North Main Street

Warsaw, NY 14569

(585)786-2233

 

Strong Memorial Hospital

601 Elmwood Avenue

Rochester, NY 14620

(585)275-2100

 

Highland Hospital

1000 South Avenue

Rochester, NY 14620

(585)473-2200

 

Rochester General Hospital

1425 Portland Avenue

Rochester, NY 14620

(585)922-4000

the most common situations

Note the Northern Livingston County Red Cross and Catholic Charities are possible solutions for all of these situations, but they generally require at least one week advance notice so are not listed here in the more immediate transportation options.

You have been transported to a hospital via ambulance and now need a ride back to campus:

- From Noyes Memorial Hospital

  • Geneseo Public Bus Service Dial-a-Ride
  • LATS County Fixed Route
  • Turbo Taxi
  • Mt. Morris Taxi
  • Town & County Cab
  • Dakota Medical Transportation, Inc. - 24 hours a day
  • Quality Transportation Group - 24 hours a day

- From Wyoming County Community Health System (WCCHS)

  • Turbo Taxi
  • Mt. Morris Taxi
  • Town & Country Cab
  • Dakota Medical Transportation, Inc. - 24 hours a day
  • Quality Transportation Group - 24 hours a day

- From Strong Memorial Hospital, Highland Hospital, or Rochester General Hospital

  • Taxis and car services are the most common types of transportation from Rochester hospitals
  • Dakota Medical Transportation, Inc. - 24 hours a day
  • Quality Transportation Group - 24 hours a day
  • Geneseo-Rochester Weekend Service
  • Geneseo Public Bus Service Dial-a-Ride 

You need a ride from campus to a health service provider/medical office:

- Appointment at Livingston Health Services or other medical offices in Geneseo

  • Geneseo Public Bus Service Local Daily Service
  • Geneseo Public Bus Service Dial-a-Ride
  • Turbo Taxi

- Appointment at medical offices in Lakeville, NY near Rodeway Inn and Leisure's Restaurant

  • LATS County Fixed Route departs Geneseo Mobile at 8:55AM/arrives Lakeville Westen Mini Mart (near McDonalds) at 9:20AM/departs Lakeville Westen Mini Mart at 1:55PM/arrives Geneseo Mobile at 2:15PM
  • Geneseo Public Bus Service Dial-a-Ride
  • Turbo Taxi
  • LeGault Limousine Service/Around Town Shuttle Service
  • Dakota Medical Transportation, Inc.
  • Quality Transportation Group

- Appointment at medical offices or hospitals in Rochester

  • Geneseo Public Bus Service Dial-a-Ride - note Tuesday/Thursday times only
  • Geneseo-Rochester Weekend Service
  • Turbo Taxi
  • LeGault Limousine Service/Around Town Shuttle Service
  • Dakota Medical Transportation, Inc.
  • Quality Transportation Group