HVK Transportation Service

The Heritage Valley Kennedy Courtesy Van is our transportation service that is available when you need a ride to a Heritage Valley Kennedy facility for an appointment or procedure. To improve community access to health care for area residents, we offer this FREE transportation to patients.

HVK Courtesy Van Service Usage Requirements:

  • You must have the ability to sit
  • You must have the ability to walk without assistance*
  • You must not require any medical attention
  • Additional restrictions may apply
  • This service is limited to those within 10 miles of the Hospital
  • Each patient is allowed to bring along one significant other

*NOTE: Our service is unable to accommodate wheelchair-bound patients. Wheelchair service is available for a fee through Northwest EMS. Call (412) 331-2600 for more information.

Heritage Valley Kennedy Sites Served*:

  • Heritage Valley Kennedy Hospital
  • Medical Office Building
  • The Pain Treatment Center (Kenmawr Plaza)
  • The Wound Care Center ® (Kenmawr Plaza, Kennedy Location Only)
  • Outpatient Psychiatry at the Kennedy Township Outpatient Center
  • Heritage Valley Primary Care at the Coraopolis Outpatient Center and the Pine Hollow Outpatient Center

*Note: There may be limitations to the availability of the Heritage Valley Kennedy Courtesy Van Service, based on individual medical needs and the type of test or procedures scheduled at the Hospital. These will be explained at the time of scheduling.

Suggested Uses:

  • Outpatient Surgery
  • The Cataract & Eye Surgery Center
  • Physical Therapy/Rehabilitation
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Laboratory Testing
  • Radiology Procedures
  • Cardiac Testing
  • Pulmonary Testing
  • Other Diagnostic Services

How to Arrange for a Ride:

  • You may make arrangements for a ride by calling (412) 777-6924
  • Rides must be scheduled at least ONE DAY prior to your appointment
  • Same-day requests for service cannot be accommodated
  • All scheduled services are subject to availability
  • Rides will be scheduled on a first come, first serve basis
  • Because our goal is to serve as many people as possible, you may experience a short wait time before or after your appointment

Courtesy Van Schedule:

  • Service is available Monday through Friday (weather permitting)
  • Pick-ups begin at 7:00 a.m.
  • The last departure home is at 4:15 p.m.