Detroit, MI Medical Courier Service

Since 1985, Associated Couriers has been a trusted, reputable medical courier in Detroit. With our core values of communication, collaboration, and transparency, you know that your medical shipments are being handled in the safest, most efficient ways. Our flexible services provide pick-ups and deliveries 24x7x365, so you never have to wait. Our highly trained couriers hold several Hazmat endorsements and certifications, always ensuring the safety of not only our drivers, but your materials. Associated Couriers takes great pride in its role as Detroit’s leading medical courier company.

Our Detroit Medical Courier Service Area

Our Detroit hub covers a 300-mile radius, reaching Grand Rapids, Warren, and Traverse City. No matter your vicinity to the Motor City, our couriers provide medical courier service to a vast portion of Michigan. Our TSA-certified drivers are familiar with both Detroit Metropolitan and Coleman Young Airports, ready to assist with your urgent, time-sensitive deliveries, offering Next Flight Out services.

Detroit Medical Courier Services

Associated Couriers understands the variety of needs that arise in the medical industry, so whether it’s transporting an organ for an overnight delivery, or setting up a daily route for radiopharmaceuticals, our Detroit couriers have the solution for you. No matter the service or material being shipped, we will always provide you with the safest, most reliable logistics plan. 

Learn more below about our high-quality services that make Associated Couriers a leading medical courier company in Detroit.


Hazardous Material Shipping

There’s no room for error when it comes to shipping hazardous materials. Our Detroit couriers have been safely handling hazardous materials for 35 years, strictly abiding by all US DOT regulations. All drivers have a Hazmat endorsement on their Commercial Driver’s License, maintain Hazmat certifications, and can provide ground transport of lifesaving radiopharmaceuticals with our SP-8308 permit, one of the only medical couriers in Detroit and in the US capable of this service. Read more about Associated Couriers' certifications, procedures, and accepted hazardous material. 

Sterile & Contaminated Instrument Shipping

Our top priority is helping maintain the public health and safety standards of Detroit’s hospitals, surgical centers, and medical offices. Our couriers receive extensive training and certifications, always ensuring safe transportation of sterile and contaminated surgical instruments in our temperature-controlled vehicles. To meet the time-sensitive needs of your surgeons and patients, our Detroit hub provides same day, next day, and overnight deliveries. Learn more about our sterile and contaminated instrument shipping policies and procedures.

Clinical Trial Materials

With Henry Ford Health System and Wayne State University research hospitals close-by, our medical couriers are ready to transport a blood, urine, tissue samples, or any other materials and equipment to and from a clinical trial at a moment’s notice. Associated Couriers can safely provide same day and overnight deliveries to the Detroit metro area with our temperature controlled vehicles. Clinical trials produce life-saving medical advances, and Associated Couriers takes that responsibility seriously.

Life Science Courier Services

When it comes to the complexity of life science logistics, Associated Couriers has perfected the process. Our Detroit medical couriers deliver life-saving medications, organs, tissue, and equipment in the most urgent of time frames, providing the best logistical solution for your needs. Learn more about our life science courier services, temperature-controlled vehicles, insurance protection plans, dedicated training, and safety regulations.

Medical Specimen Logistics

Associated Couriers was founded as a medical courier service, so we’ve been committed to medical specimen logistics from the beginning. Our Detroit couriers understand the intricacies of medical specimen logistics, and with our dedicated daily routes, time sensitive medical courier services, and proper handling of sterile instruments, you always know your medical delivery needs are met with the proper care and solution. Learn more about our medical specimen courier services.

Medical Device Delivery

Associated Couriers prides itself on safe, timely medical deliveries. When it comes to medical devices and equipment, we understand the extreme importance of ensuring safe and timely delivery. With our company-owned vehicles, our Detroit medical courier drivers can continue to provide reliable, safe, time-sensitive deliveries. From surgical instruments, surgical supplies, and basic devices, find the best medical device delivery solution for you.

Dedicated Daily Medical Courier Routes in St. Louis

While our Detroit couriers are ready at a moment’s notice for an urgent delivery, we also provide regular, scheduled deliveries for more consistent shipping needs. Our couriers use advanced software to choose the most strategic route, ensuring the on-time delivery of your shipments out of Detroit. Learn more about Associated Couriers' dedicated delivery solutions, and the full coverage we can provide from our Detroit hub, both day and night.

Time-Sensitive Medical Courier Services Out of DTW & DET

With our established background as a Detroit healthcare courier, we understand the urgency and importance of safe, and on-time deliveries. Our Detroit drivers are TSA certified and can quickly navigate through Detroit Metropolitan and Coleman Young Airports with your most urgent deliveries, such as transplant organs for next-flight services. While prioritizing speed, our couriers always handle your shipments with the highest safety standards in mind. Learn more about the best solution for your time-sensitive medical shipments.


Safe, Trustworthy Medical Courier Services in Detroit since 1985

Associated Couriers has been the leading medical courier in Detroit for 35 years due to our highly skilled, highly trained couriers who understand the importance of your medical deliveries and shipments. Prioritizing the safety of both our drivers and your materials has always been key, which is why we’ve developed a comprehensive, OSHA-compliant biohazard exposure control plan and adhere to HIPAA guidelines. All drivers also have a Hazmat endorsement on their Commercial Driver’s License. For additional information, view our complete list of certifications.

Trust Associated Couriers for Medical Deliveries In & Around Detroit

With our dedicated daily routes, familiarity with DTW and DET, understanding of the medical industry, and our couriers’ ongoing training and certifications, Associated Couriers continues to improve on its offerings, providing the best medical courier services in Detroit. Request a quote or contact us today to learn how we can provide the best medical logistics solutions for you. 

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Associated Couriers has consistently gone above and beyond to meet our shipping needs. They are flexible, adaptable, and reliable. They have consistently delivered on transporting our time-critical shipments within our required transit time.

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AC takes pride in providing superior services backed by our team of dedicated drivers and administrators. We have a national network of over 1,200 drivers and staff who are fully trained and certified to assist in handling our customer’s time-critical and life-saving shipments.

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