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Brainstorm Health: Lyft Rides for Cancer Patients, Cigna Opioid Initiative, Omada Health Expansion

25 days ago   |   By Fortune

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Ride sharing giant Lyft is offering cancer patients free rides to and from their treatments in 10 major U.S. cities, including Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Houston, Miami, Las Vegas, Cincinnati, Denver, St. Louis, and Atlanta.
The free rides are part of an existing Lyft collaboration with the American Cancer Society called Road to Recovery that's now being expanded across the country.
"The best treatment in the world can't help someone if they can't access it," said Megan Wessel, a vice president at ACS, when the initial project was launched last fall. "Access to care is...
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