Wheelchair Van Services

Kirwan Heights Fire Department operates a medical transport division of 4 wheelchair vans. These wheelchair vans operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our wheelchair vans transport patients to and from local medical facilities to doctor's appointments, other nursing facilities, and area hospitals.

We strive to provide high quality service to all of our patients. In order to provide this service, it is very important that you, the patient or patient representative, schedule your transport in advance. Here is the following information that you should have available when calling to schedule transport with our department.

  • Patient's name
  • Transport Date
  • Pick Up location (including floor and room number)
  • Receiving facility/location (and the destination within this facility)
  • Appointment Time, if applicable
  • Any special needs for the patient, such as oxygen, a wheelchair, lift assistance (due to multiple steps or bariatric size patient), and other special needs, if applicable.
  • Type of transport: One-way or round trip transportation.
To schedule a transport, or for more information, please call 412.221.8382, option 1.