One of the largest transportation companies and the ride-sharing firm Lyft is working with the blockchain technology-based firm Solve.Care to provide support for medical transportation. The partnership would be handling non-emergency based medical related rides through the collaboration.
Solve Care has been incepted to provide blockchain based solutions to provide quality health care on a budget and this new partnership is one step forward towards its mission.
The startup is already working on automation of healthcare systems through blockchain and improve the quality of communication, coordination, cost-effectiveness and the quality of services as a whole.
Pardeep Goel the chief executive officer of Solve.Care expressed in a presser that,
By partnering with Lyft, our platform will provide a more efficient and seamless experience for patients…
Lyft has collaborated with the blockchain based firm to allow users to use rides to medical facilities that include hospitals, pharmacies as well as the clinics using the SOLVE cryptocurrency through the CareWallet application. The service would also allow a feature for users to share their SOLVE payment for rides for their employees and family members.
The platform is expected to have seamless operations owing to the blockchain backup and the nature of Solve.care existing operations in the healthcare arena. The move has put the firm in league with IBM when it comes to blockchain usage for healthcare.