Important Snow-Related Information

For Monday, February 2, all outpatient services are closed, including:
• Laboratory
• Radiology
• Physical Therapy
• Radiation Oncology
• Surgical Alliance
• Behavioral Health
• Anticoagulation Clinics (Middletown and Westbrook)
• Wound Care Center
 
All elective surgeries are cancelled.
 
New Employee Orientation is also cancelled.
 
The Outpatient Center, Cancer Center and Surgical Center on Saybrook Road in Middletown are closed.
 
Middlesex Hospital Urgent Care Centers in Madison and Middletown are closed.
 
MIDDLESEX HOSPITAL EMERGENCY DEPARTMENTS IN MIDDLETOWN, WESTBROOK AND MARLBOROUGH WILL REMAIN OPEN 24/7.

Transportation Services

If you need help getting to the Cancer Center for an appointment, the following organizations can provide transportation. Most will require a minimum of 48 hours notice, so please try to provide as much notice as possible.

General Transportation Services

American Cancer Society “Road to Recovery” Program

Phone: 800-227-2345

CT Taxi

Phone: 860-343-3337 or 888-930-0009 (toll-free)

Available: 24/7

Executive 2000 Taxi Service

Phone: 860-635-8222

Available: 24/7

Hunters Ambulance

Phone: 203-235-3369 or 800-262-4782 (toll-free)

Chair Car: $87 base rate (one way) plus $9.44/mile

Livery: $15 base rate (one way) plus $2.00/mile

Transportation for Medicaid Patients

Coordinated Transportation Solutions (Husky D Participants)

Phone: 877-423-6794

Available: Weekdays 8:00am – 5:00pm

LogistiCare (Senior or Disabled Medicaid Participants)

Phone: 888-248-9895

Available: Weekdays 8:00am – 5:00pm

Transportation for Radiation Oncology Patients Only

Our Radiation Oncology department offers a free bus service to transport patients living in the shoreline area to and from their radiation treatments. If you use this service, your treatment will be scheduled between 10:00am and 11:15am, and you should be prepared to wait for others using the bus service to complete their treatments (this may take up to one-and-a-half hours). For additional information about this bus service, please call 860-358-2100 or speak to a Radiation Oncology staff member.

Local Transportation Services (by Town)

F.I.S.H (Friends in Service Here)

Serving: Chester, Deep River, Essex, Ivoryton

Phone: 860-388-2693

Available: 24/7

Haddam Neck Town Hall

Serving: Haddam, Haddam Neck, Higganum

Phone: 860-345-8531

Eligibility: Age 60+ or disabled; no ongoing rides

Middletown Area “Dial-A-Ride” Program

Serving: Middletown, Middlefield, Durham, Portland, East Hampton

Phone: 860-347-3313

Cost: $1.50 (one way)

Eligibility: Age 60+ or under 60 with prior approval by M.A.T. (call 860-346-0212 ext. 7); must fill out application

Middletown Area Transit (M.A.T.)

Serving: Middletown, Portland, Durham, East Hampton

Phone: 860-346-0212 (Middletown) or 860-347-7657 (Portland, Durham, East Hampton)

Available: Call for route information, schedules and fees.

Nine Town Transit

Serving: Chester, Clinton, Deep River, Essex, Killingworth, Lyme, Old Lyme, Old Saybrook, Westbrook and coming soon will be servicing East Haddam and Moodus.

Phone: 860-510-0429

Cost: $5.00 round trip for Dial-A-Ride; $2.50 round trip for limited shuttle service to Middletown

Available: Weekdays 6:00am – 6:00pm; Saturday 9:00am – 3:00pm

Note: The Middletown shuttle service stops at the hospital, bus station and Middlesex Community College only.

Cromwell Residents Transportation

Serving: Cromwell

Phone: 860-632-3451

Cost: Free for Cromwell residents age 60+ or disabled

Available: Weekdays 8:30am – 4:00pm

Estuary Council of Seniors

Serving: Chester, Clinton, Deep River, Essex, Killingworth, Lyme, Old Lyme, Old Saybrook, Westbrook

Phone: 860-388-1611

Eligibility: Seniors or disabled patients only

Moodus/East Haddam Seniors

Serving: Moodus, East Haddam

Phone: 860-873-5034

Cost: $5.00 donation if able

Available: Weekdays, flexible hours

St. Luke’s Volunteers

Serving: Middletown, Durham, Middlefield, Cromwell, Portland, Haddam, East Haddam, East Hampton

Phone: 860-347-0236

Cost: Free

Eligibility: Age 65+ or veterans 60+; must be able to walk independently or with light walker or cane

Note: Rides provided to out-of-area medical appointments, generally not to Middletown appointments.

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Middletown, CT 06457


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