As the nation’s largest manager of non-emergency medical transportation programs for state governments and managed care organizations, LogistiCare improves care coordination for more than 24 million health plan members and their corresponding providers and hospital networks.

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We understand families

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Alan needed to get to the hospital. He had heart disease and he wasn’t doing well. His trip wasn’t urgent, but necessary. When the driver arrived at the house in Florida to pick Alan up, he was promptly met at the door by Alan’s wife. She took one look at the gurney they were about […]

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Making Longer Lives Less Of a Struggle

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Thoughtfulness and assistance go a long way. Felecia, one of our members in Nevada, has a rare condition that warrants frequent travel to meet her medical needs. Those travel arrangements often require adjustments based on a number of circumstances. Felecia’s condition often left her in a much weakened state to the point where even talking […]

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FILLING IN GAPS WHEN NEEDED There’s Always a Way

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Shawna had mother-to-be concerns no new mother should have to experience. She was in her last trimester and nearing the end of her pregnancy, however, she did not have a car seat for her baby to travel in for expected medical follow up appointments. This member grew increasingly concerned about not having a car seat […]

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We have to do better when it comes to mental health care in America

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Most of us know someone touched by depression. It is a tricky and often brutal illness for patients and their families. While it may be the most widely known mental illness, depression is just one of about 400 mental illnesses defined by the American Psychiatric Association in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Illness […]

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Medicaid and the Aged, Blind, and Disabled (ABD): Innovations Help Meet the Evolving Requirements of High-Need, Low-Income Americans

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Low-income elderly and disabled Americans are among the most vulnerable patients within the health care system. With specialized medical needs and limited income, this population, identified as the Aged, Blind, and Disabled (ABD) under Medicaid’s enrollment criteria, rose to nearly 14.8 million in 2013 according to the Kaiser Foundation. A jointly funded, Federal-State health insurance […]

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Cancer Moonshot: Accelerating the Search for a Cure Using Science, Technology, and Advocacy

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Cancer. It’s the diagnosis no one wants to hear. Not for ourselves. Not for our family. Not for our friends. While researchers are making progress on many fronts, the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) estimates nearly 1.7 million new cancer cases will be diagnosed in the U.S. this year, and 595,000 Americans will die […]

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TAKING ACTION WHEN THERE’S NO TIME TO SPARE

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Empowering our people to help our members  It was summer when a mother found herself in a situation no one ever wants to face. Her daughter, Angela, was to be admitted to Children’s Hospital for renal failure complicated by the child’s long battle with Cystic Fibrosis and brain cancer. Obviously the child would need immediate […]

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Helping Doctors Ensure Patients Get The Care They Need

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“Hello- I’d like to pay compliments to two of the people staffing your “Where’s My Ride?” line. I am a pediatrician at the DHC and I had a baby scheduled to see me Wed afternoon at 1:30 pm at our clinic (their ride was scheduled with LogistiCare). This baby was developing increasingly complex issues and […]

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Automation for Our Field Managers

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Every week, LogistiCare sends approximately 100 field monitors onto the streets of our cities and counties to ensure the job is being done right and strict quality measures are being met by our drivers and transportation providers. They battle hot sun, rain, snow, and sleet every day to help ensure our members receive the best […]

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Helping Families Be There. We Did Whatever It Took.

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LogistiCare became aware of a small boy in Texas named Bryan who would need to be flown to Boston Children’s Hospital for immediate heart surgery. Traveling almost 1,600 miles during a time of crisis would not be easy–even under the best of circumstances. The State of Texas would only cover transportation costs for the Medicaid […]

 
 
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