NHS Non-Emergency Patient Transport Service (NEPTS)
The NEPTS provides transport for treatment for all patients registered with a GP in Sussex, who have a medical reason that means they are not able to travel by another method.
It includes journeys:
- to a planned outpatient appointment
- to hospital for a planned admission
- home from hospital following discharge
- home to Sussex from hospitals in other areas of the country.
The NEPTS has eligibility criteria that must be met in order to access the service.
St John Ambulance – Non-Emergency Patient Transport Service
A patient transport service for those unable to use public or other transport due to bespoke medical conditions. Charges apply linked to mileage.
There are a number of community transport and dial-a-ride schemes in West Sussex able to assist with travel to hospital and medical appointments. Some may have a restricted capability or require advance booking so contact the community transport provider direct to discuss your transport needs.