Can someone in a wheelchair ride a taxi?Yes. As long as the individual is capable of getting in and out of the chair and into the taxi and the wheelchair is collapsible. We cannot take motorized wheelchairs at this time as we do not have wheelchair accessible vehicles.
Can you take me or pick me up from the Airport?Yes! We are a fully-licensed airport pickup and drop-off service. Just give us a call at 970-565-6911 to schedule a ride to and from the airport.
What is Colorado Health First (Medicaid) Transportation?It is a cost free service for eligible Colorado Health First (Medicaid) Members who have no other means of transportation to get to and or from medical appointments. Certain Members with special waivers may be eligible for Non-Medical trips such as shopping, errands, and recreation.
How is Colorado Health First (Medicaid) Transportation arranged?For Non-Emergent Medical trips, for doctor appointments and such contact Cortez Cab at 970-565-6911. To check eligibility your name, birth date, and Colorado Health First (Medicaid) number is needed.
For Non-Medical trips, for shopping, errand, and recreation, contact the
Montezuma County Health Department or your Case Manager, make a request
and check for eligibility.
Montezuma County Health Department: Website, Phone: 970-565-3056
How far does Cortez Cab travel?Cortez Cab provides Point to Point transportation to or from any location within Montezuma and Dolores Counties and can provide transportation to any location in San Miguel County (Telluride) and La Plata County (Durango).
Do I have to make advance reservations?No. Reservations are welcome, but not required. If you have an important appointment or a scheduled flight to or from the airport, a reservation makes it easier for us to get you where you need to be on time. We provide "On-Demand" service - you call, we come! Note: Due to limited staffing and unforeseen challenges, please call the main office at (970)-565-6911 to check for availability between midnight and 5 AM.
Please call us at 970-565-6911 for a pickup!