To qualify for hospital transport you must live at least three miles from the hospital and have no other means of attending, ie own vehicle, friend or public / voluntary transport. If you suffer severe physical or mental problems, or are attending for treatment which has physical side effects, you may qualify for transport. If you think you qualify for transport, this can be arranged for the first visit only by telephoning Ely 663434.
All subsequent transport arrangements should be made at the hospital when booking your next appointment.
If you have difficulty using conventional public transport, East Cambs Social Car Scheme can be contacted on 01353 666553 between 9:30am and 12:30pm. A leaflet is available at the surgery or more information can be found at www.vcaec.org.uk There is a charge of 35p per mile.