Incidental Economist Source Article | Comments Courtesy of Matt Zavadsky
Very interesting commentary in the Incidental Economist. Definitely worth investing the 6 minutes to watch the video.
Tip of the hat to Gregg Margolis for sharing this find!
Healthcare Triage: A Lyft to the Hospital: Can Ride Sharing Replace Ambulances?
November 20, 2018
By Aaron Carroll
An ambulance ride of just a few miles can cost thousands of dollars, and a lot of it may not be covered by insurance.
With ride-hailing services like Uber or Lyft far cheaper and now available within minutes in many areas, would using one instead be a good idea?
Perhaps surprisingly, the answer in many cases is yes. That’s the topic of this week’s HCT.