Transport elevators in hospitals are usually larger and designed to hold more weight than “regular” elevators.
Patients who are on gurneys being transported to a different floor of the hospital. They could have several hospital personnel accompanying them and be hooked up to several pieces of equipment.Hospital Elevators manufactures
Heavy medical equipment being transported to a different floor of the hospital. An example would be a portable x ray machine.
For privacy's sake and not to upset other hospital personnel, patients, or visitors, they can be used to take bodies to the morgue.