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Driving a Rider to a Dialysis Appointment

Driving a Rider to a Dialysis Appointment

Published On: September 3, 2020|Updated On: September 23, 2020|Sarah Pontier Ackerman
Our riders trust Onward Rides in large part thanks to the caliber of our drivers. Not only are our drivers compassionate, helpful individuals, but they’ve been trained to care for the unique challenges faced by older adults. Preparation is the key to great service During driver onboarding, all…
The Hidden Costs of Missed Appointments

The Hidden Costs of Missed Appointments

Published On: September 1, 2020|Updated On: September 23, 2020|Nader Akhnoukh
According to Health Management Technology the cost of missed appointments to the US Healthcare system is $150B every year. The American Hospital’s Association put out a report showing that transportation was the third most commonly cited reason for missing an appointment, with an estimated 3.…