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Local Ride Share Service Adapts During Coronavirus Pandemic

Local Ride Share Service Adapts During Coronavirus Pandemic

An Oklahoma-based ride share company is expanding its business model to help during the pandemic. SendaRide offers special care and transportation services for medical appointments and senior citizens. In reaction to the COVID-19 outbreak, the company is taking extra precautions to keep customers safe. “We...
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Laura Fleet of SendaRide

Laura Fleet of SendaRide

An exclusive Tech Tribune Q&A with Laura Fleet, the co-founder and CEO of SendaRide, which was honored in our: 2020 Best Tech Startups in Oklahoma 2020 Best Tech Startups in Oklahoma City 2019 Best Tech Startups in Oklahoma Tell us the origin story of SendaRide – what...
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DIALYSIS TREATMENTS Transportation is Crucial

DIALYSIS TREATMENTS Transportation is Crucial

End-stage renal disease (ESRD) is a major health issue and affects almost 750,000 people per year in the United States. Treatment options for patients with ESRD currently are transplantation and dialysis. Dialysis is a treatment that keeps your body in balance.  It removes waste, salt and...
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OKC-based SendaRide expands beyond Oklahoma

OKC-based SendaRide expands beyond Oklahoma

Successful startups are all about vision and passion and great ideas. They are also about attaining metrics that lead to positive cash flow and attract investment. When it comes to metrics, the customer growth story from SendaRide, a young Oklahoma company that provides customized, concierge,...
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Community Partnership Program

Community Partnership Program

Give Back What You Are Good At CEO - Laura Fleet created SendaRide out of a need, a need she had after back surgery to find quality door-to-door transportation helping her navigate from her house to her medical appointments - arriving safely and on time. Now...
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SENDARIDE ISN’T MOVING INTO THE HEALTHCARE SPACE, IT WAS CREATED FOR IT

SENDARIDE ISN’T MOVING INTO THE HEALTHCARE SPACE, IT WAS CREATED FOR IT

SendaRide Sets the Standard Rideshare companies aren’t new.  In fact, they have been around for over a decade.  Over the years, most rideshare companies were created to hail riders and take them to their desired destination.  Many took a rideshare out of convenience, not necessity. ...
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The New Standard In Healthcare

The New Standard In Healthcare

Changing the Healthcare Community One Ride At A Time SENDARIDE TRANSFORMS THE NON-EMERGENCY MEDICAL TRANSPORATION INDUSTRY  SendaRide Sets the Standard Statistics show annually millions of Americans do not seek medical care due to lack of transportation. SendaRide is working to change that statistic. Missed appointments...
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EMBARK launches program to connect seniors to wellness centers

EMBARK launches program to connect seniors to wellness centers

OKLAHOMA CITY (KOKH) — EMBARK launched a new pilot program providing seniors with free, round-trip, door-to-door service to six approved wellness centers across the metro. The program, called EMBARK Well, seeks to help hundreds of Oklahoma City residents over the age of 60 who struggle to...
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Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Adds Transportation Service

Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Adds Transportation Service

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 21, 2020 Contact: Rachael Maltby rachael.m@okcic.com (Office) 405.948.4900 ext. 655 (Cell) 405.570.7666 OKCIC partners with SendaRide to provide safe and secure medical transportation Oklahoma City, OK – Since 1974, Oklahoma City Indian Clinic (OKCIC) has been serving the needs of Native...
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Losing the Ability to Drive

Losing the Ability to Drive

SendaRide Partners with Aging Services Communities to Provide Safe and Secure Transportation Caregivers Guide: While no individual plans for a time when he or she will lose their ability to drive, as we age, there are a lot of factors that can cause that to...
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Transportation Challenges for the Elderly

Transportation Challenges for the Elderly

According to the National Aging and Disability Transportation Center, As the nation’s aging population continues to rise – with 1 in every 5 Americans expected to be 65+ by 2020 – the provision of safe and accessible transportation options remains a top concern of older adults, caregivers and...
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How to Choose The Right Transportation Partner

How to Choose The Right Transportation Partner

In previous blogs we have examined how Non-Emergent Medical Transportation can improve the health status of a community and serve as an effective tool to reduce health care costs. We also reviewed the concept of “transportation deserts” which exist in almost every community in the...
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Patient Transportation is a Smart Investment

Patient Transportation is a Smart Investment

Last month we introduced the concept of “Transportation Deserts.” This occurs in communities where transportation demand far exceeds supply. Nationally, in large cities, one in eight residents live in a transportation desert. As younger white-collar workers move back to cities and fewer millennials choose not...
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How Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Improves  the Health Status of any Community

How Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Improves the Health Status of any Community

Healthcare is an industry that loves “buzzwords” and if you study the evolution of today’s healthcare system you will definitely hear the term “Social Determinants.” Both providers and payors are realizing that improving the health status of any defined population takes more than focusing on...
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A New Cure for Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

A New Cure for Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

I heard an interesting comment the other day “you can provide the best care in the world, but it does no good if you can’t get to it”. After doing some research, I found out just how significant of an issue that lack of medical...
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