Welcome to Colorado NEMT

First Transit is the transportation broker responsible for coordinating Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) for Medicaid eligible customers residing in the counties of Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Denver, Douglas, Jefferson, Larimer, and Weld.

If you are looking for the State Medicaid Website, please visit: http://www.colorado.gov/hcpf

If you do not live in one of these counties, please contact your county’s human services or social services Department for information on NEMT services.

Eligibility: NEMT Services are provided to Medicaid eligible individuals who require transportation to a Medicaid funded medical appointment. To determine whether this service is available to you, visit the State Medicaid website at http://www.colorado.gov/cs/Satellite/HCPF/HCPF/1251573247952 to check.

To Schedule a Trip: Please have the following information available when you call us to schedule a ride:

  • Your Medicaid ID number, name and date of birth
  • The address where we are picking you up
  • Your doctor’s name and address as well as a telephone number for confirmation of your appointment.
  • The date and time of your medical appointment along with an estimated time for any return trip

First Transit – Colorado NEMT requires at least 48 hours advance notice to schedule your transportation. Please schedule your transportation as soon as you have your medical appointment to allow time to schedule your trip.

Transportation for urgent care and after-hours may be provided based on Medicaid eligibility. Restrictions may apply. If you require emergency transportation, please call 911 immediately.

First Transit is the leading provider of bus transportation solutions, serving transit agencies and private companies all across North America. We are working with transportation providers from around the region to ensure that the services you receive meet our standards for performance. You will receive quality transportation from trained and skilled vehicle operators who are trained in exceptional customer service operating safe and clean vehicles that have been inspected by our own ASE certified mechanics. We employ a state-of-the-art reservations and scheduling system that is able to integrate with many local providers including the RTD’s Access-a-Ride service.

Visit www.firsttransit.com to learn more about First Transit.

First Transit is contracted by the State Department of Health Care Policy and Finance to act as the transportation broker in the Front Range counties of Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Denver, Douglas, Jefferson, Larimer, and Weld.