Community Wellness & Outreach Department


Transportation Program

Description of Services

  • Transportation is available for IHC members that have transportation barriers. Transportation is arranged by your care team. If you have difficulty arriving to your appointments because of transportation, ask your provider to request IHC transportation for you.
  • Transportation services are available Monday through Friday for appointments that are between 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.
  • Transportation is available for IHC pediatric patients. If the child requires a car seat it must be provided by the family. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
  • Transportation service are available for the following appointment types:
    • IHC medical appointments
    • IHC dental appointments
    • IHC nutrition appointments
    • IHC counseling appointments
    • Non-IHC specialty appointments
    • IHC events
  • Arturo Garces –Van Drive
  • Loretta Monteros (Rosebud Sioux) –Transportation Coordinator

How to Make an Appointment

  • Transportation is available only for IHC members for IHC medical, dental, nutrition, and counseling appointments. Transportation is also available for IHC community events and non-IHC specialty appointments that your medical provider has referred you to.
  • Your care team will arrange transportation with the Transportation Coordinator, upon your request. If you have a question about an existing transportation appointment, you may contact Loretta Monteros at extension 2661.

Contact Information

Phone: 408-960-0644
Fax: 408-960-0964
You can get in direct contact with theTransportation Program by contacting Loretta Monteros at extension 2661.

Location and Hours

Wellness Center Location
602 E. Santa Clara
St.San Jose, CA 95112

Community Wellness &Outreach Hours
Monday –Friday 8:00 am –5:00 pm

Program Eligibility

The Indian Health Center transportation is only for IHC members. If you have difficulty getting to your appointments because of lack of transportation, talk to the provider that you are seeing at IHC to arrange transportation with through the IHC transportation program.

Insurance and Payments Accepted

IHC Transportation is free of cost.