The need for our services can happen at any age. And the list of causes is longer than you may think.

When driving, you use many skills to control your vehicle. You have to be aware of what's happening around at all times. To do it safely is a complicated task. That’s why there are so many medical conditions that can influence your ability to drive. Below are some of the most common reasons customers opt [...]

By | 2017-10-10T16:21:36+00:00 October 10th, 2017|NEWS|Comments Off on The need for our services can happen at any age. And the list of causes is longer than you may think.

You’re still raising kids and your parents need help getting to their medical appointments. How do you juggle it all without losing your job, or your mind?

Parents today are doing more than ever before. Between career responsibilities, raising your children, school obligations, and managing the household, it’s a miracle you find any time to yourself. Now add the sudden realization that your father or mother (or both) are facing an illness or simply can no longer safely operate a vehicle to [...]

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What is NEMT? What are its benefits?

NEMT stands for Non-Emergent Medical Transportation. It is an area of medical benefits that has grown as Americans have begun to age and entitlement programs such as Medicaid have expanded. Generally, NEMT is defined as transportation services provided to patients who are not experiencing an emergency but a traditional taxi ride is an appropriate service [...]

By | 2017-10-02T23:06:43+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|NEWS|Comments Off on What is NEMT? What are its benefits?

Ride2MD is proud to be a valued partner to the American Cancer Society’s Road to Recovery.

Every day thousands of cancer patients need a ride to treatment, but some may not have a way to get there. The American Cancer Society Road To Recovery program provides transportation to and from treatment for people with cancer who do not have a ride or are unable to drive themselves. Ride2md is a “Road [...]

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The new ACA plan. What could change?

Non-Emergency Medical Transportation: Will Reshaping Medicaid Sacrifice An Important Benefit? Medicaid delivers care to 74.5 million individuals for less money than any other large-scale health financing mechanism. A 2016 Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation study noted that “spending per enrollee is lower for Medicaid compared to private insurance after controlling for differences in sociodemographic and [...]

By | 2017-09-26T21:09:17+00:00 September 26th, 2017|NEWS|Comments Off on The new ACA plan. What could change?

Son gets his life back thanks to Ride2md.

Dealing with Mom’s onset Alzheimer’s was tough enough. Once my Dad started forgetting things I needed help. Ride2md gave me the answer. - Ricardo Porven When my mother got Alzheimer’s, life changed for my parents. At first she just started repeating things over and over. Or asking the same question 5 times in a row. [...]

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Fried On Business: They talk about Ride2MD

Guest at Fried On Business, George Fernandez, founder of Ride2MD was interviewed by Jim Fried regarding Ride2MD service. This system is the equivalent of Lyft but for the healthcare transportation industry. Thanks to this service, patients can pre-schedule their appointment at the hospital. Ride2MD also offers on-demand transportation to health plans, provider offices and [...]

By | 2017-06-06T20:20:23+00:00 June 6th, 2017|NEWS|0 Comments

Ride2MD: Driving a plan to vastly improve medical transport

BY NANCY DAHLBERG | ndahlberg@miamiherald.com Ride2MD is in the fast lane of development, with a mission, a team and a road map to launch in a few months. George Fernandez incorporated the on-demand healthcare transportation company in January, but the concept had been bubbling up. Most recently as a director at an insurance company, he managed [...]

By | 2017-06-21T17:03:46+00:00 June 5th, 2017|NEWS|0 Comments