The MemorialCare 55+ Program is a unique program for adults 55 and older that provides easy access to health and wellness information, resources and exclusive perks.

Membership Benefits

Your free membership to our MemorialCare 55+ Program provides you access to many valuable services.

  • A gift to thank you for joining our program
  • 20% discount at our medical center cafes
  • 20% discount at our medical center gift shops
  • 20% discount at our medical center pharmacies on over the counter products
  • Free transportation to and from your MemorialCare appointments within a limited radius around our hospitals * limitations may apply, for details on how to access transportation for each hospital please click below.
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Orange Coast Medical Center Transportation

The summary of guidelines for the free medical transportation benefit of the complimentary MemorialCare 55+ at MemorialCare Orange Coast Medical Center, a free enrichment program for adults 55 years and older, are listed below. Membership in the program is required to use this benefit.

Transportation service is available Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00p.m., except holidays, and is a round-trip, curb-to-curb shared ride (no tipping). Transportation is provided for the following non-urgent, non-emergent scheduled medical visits that do not require sedation or anesthesia:

  • Outpatient services at Orange Coast Medical Center.
  • Medical appointments with physicians on the medical staff at Orange Coast Medical Center and within seven (7) miles of the physician’s office, the MemorialCare 55+ members’ home and Orange Coast Medical Center.
  • Transportation must be scheduled at least two (2) business days in advance, but not sooner than ten (10) business days in advance of your medical appointment.  In the event the transportation schedule is already booked for the date and time you need assistance, you will need to make other transportation arrangements.
  • In consideration of the health of our members and drivers, we cannot transport members when they have contagious illnesses such as, but not limited to, a cold, the flu or exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19.
  • Wearing a face covering is required at all times during transport.

*Limitations may apply. Medical van is wheelchair accessible. Room permitting, and upon request, wheelchairs and walkers may be accommodated, and member may bring one attendant with them in the vehicle (advise the transportation scheduler when you schedule your medical transportation). MemorialCare 55+ transportation drivers may assist members into and out of the vehicle but cannot leave the vehicle unattended. It is the member’s responsibility to get to and from the vehicle or arrange for an attendant to assist them.

This free medical transportation service is paid for by Orange Coast Medical Center, the only non-profit hospital in Fountain Valley. The MemorialCare 55+ enrichment program is not a health plan. Membership in this free program will not change any health plan or physician choices you have made.

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Saddleback Medical Center Transportation

The Saddleback Medical Center 55+ medical transportation service is available Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. *This is a round-trip, curb-to-curb, shared ride* with no tipping. 

Transportation is provided, free of charge, for the following non-urgent, non-emergent scheduled medical visits that do not require sedation or anesthesia.

  • Outpatient services at Saddleback Medical Center.
  • Physicians on the medical staff roster at Saddleback Medical Center and within seven (7) miles of the physician’s office, your home and Saddleback Medical Center. If you are not sure if your physician is on staff, please call (949) 452-3791 and a MemorialCare 55+ representative will be happy to check for you.*
  • Transportation must be scheduled at least two business days in advance, but not sooner than ten business days in advance of your medical appointment. Before calling to schedule, please have your physician’s first and last name (or the name of the service you are receiving at Saddleback Medical Center), the address, and the date and time if your medical appointment on hand to provide the scheduler at Secure Transportation, Saddleback Medical Center’s contracted provider. You must identify yourself as a MemorialCare 55+ member when you call to schedule your rides. In the event that the transportation schedule is already booked for the date and time of your request, or you have a contagious illness, such as, but not limited to, a cold or flu, you will need to make other transportation arrangements.
  • To schedule your free MemorialCare 55+ non-emergency medical transportation, please call 949-452-7433. Scheduling hours are between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. * You must identify yourself as a MemorialCare 55+ member when you call.
  • For return pick-up, call when your medical visit is finished (949-452-7433). Be sure to identify yourself as a MemorialCare 55+ member when you call.

*Except holidays. Limitations may apply. Room permitting and upon request, wheelchairs and walkers may be accommodate, and member may bring one attendant (advise the transportation scheduler when you schedule your medical transportation). Call (949) 452-3791 for MemorialCare 55+ medical transportation use questions.

This free medical transportation service is paid for by Saddleback Medical Center, the only nonprofit hospital in Laguna Hills.

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Long Beach Medical Center Transportation

Transportation coming soon.

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MemorialCare Medical Group Transportation

Below is a list of MCMG contracted health plans transportation information. Members need to call at least 3-5 days before their appointment. If it is your first time using the service, it is highly recommended you call 7 days prior to their appointment.

To schedule your transportation you will need to provide the following information:

  • Name
  • Member ID
  • Time/date of appointment
  • Home address
  • Doctors name/address

Aetna:
Phone #: 855-814-1699                Mile radius: 50

Alignment:
Phone #: 866-327-2247                Mile radius: 50

Anthem Blue Cross:
Phone #: 877-931-4755                Mile radius: 75

Blue Shield:
Phone #: 855-200-7544                Mile radius: 75

Health Net:
Phone #: 866-779-5165                Mile radius: 50

Humana:
Phone #: 866-588-5122                Mile radius: 50

SCAN:
Phone #: 844-714-2218                Mile radius: 75

UHC:
Phone #: 866-418-9812                Mile radius: 75

*Most plans offer 24 one way trips per year

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