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Blog, drones, EMS, trends

Medical Drone Usage to Reach New Heights in 2019 and Beyond

In 2019 drone usage will continue on its path to widespread commercial use, as a viable and infinitely useful tool across many industries. While often drones simply function as a useful tool, such as ...

digital health, healthcare, telehealth, trends

How Telehealth Gives Doctors and Patients the Chance to Focus More on Healthcare

Telehealth: A Way of Cutting Through the Noise of Healthcare Paperwork and Bureaucracy

Blog, digital health, health insurance providers, trends

Could Infrastructure be What Digital Health Needs to Thrive?

Our Customer Success Manager, Britney, attended Rock Health Summit this year and was able to view what's on the horizon in the world of digital health. In a guest blog, she shares with us her ...

News, Blog, dialysis, Health Logistics, nemt, Patient Transport

CMS’ New Dialysis Transportation Reimbursement Cuts Prove a Cause for Concern

October served as a marker for the implementation of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, which ruled to cut Medicare reimbursement of non-emergency dialysis patients’ transportation services. Passed ...

broker, dispatch, healthcarelogistics, nemt, Patient Transport

Why a Broker Isn't Always Best: 3 Ways to Strengthen Your NEMT Dispatch

Embrace the new age of healthcare software for your operations Despite the prevalence of modern technology in some areas of healthcare, much of the NEMT industry has fallen behind. A vast majority of ...

AI, amazon, Blog, health insurance providers, Health Logistics, healthcaretech, healthit, technology, uber

2018 HealthCare Insurance Tech Trends You Don't Want to Miss

News, health insurance providers, Patient Transport

Health Insurance Providers: How to Re-imagine your NEMT Operations

A total of 7.1 million Americans annually rely on Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) to provide them with access to the care they need. NEMT providers transport patients to and from doctor’s ...

healthcarelogistics, Kaiser Permanente, kaiserpermanente, Patient Transport, Stroke

Better Stroke Treatment: Why the Fastest Care Isn't Always the Best

When a patient experiences a stroke and needs to be transferred to a stroke facility, time until treatment often becomes the priority for hospital personnel. Nurses call 911 for patient transport, ...

evacuations, Health Logistics

Healthcare Facility Evacuations: 3 Key Factors to Consider

With so many factors to account for, creating a hospital evacuation plan can be overwhelming. Though every hospital generally has an emergency action plan(EAP), it’s difficult to anticipate every ...

Blog, disaster, EMS, evacuation plan, evacuations, free evacuation plan, Health Logistics, hospital evacuation, Hospital Evacuation

Hospital Evacuations During a Disaster: a Model of the Future

When Hurricane Irene threatened Brooklyn in August of 2011, the Coney Island Hospital was well prepared for an evacuation. Armed with a robust emergency management system and the experience of 20 ...