A big part of healthcare is getting to & from appointments, in hospitals or outpatient locations. To make this far more convenient for Patients and their families, lower friction and lower cost, we’ve started a collaboration with … Uber.
Here’s the press release–
Transportation often cited as reason for missed appointments
COLUMBIA, Md. (Jan. 8, 2016)—MedStar Health, the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, and Uber, a technology company that is evolving the way people move, today announced a collaboration to give patients a new option for ensuring they can get to and from healthcare appointments. Patients who miss appointments or have to reschedule at the last minute frequently cite transportation as a factor.