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Startup businesses in the Richmond region are getting investments here but gaps mean they must look elsewhere for funding

June 9, 2018

For startup companies, the quest for money to transform an idea into a business, and then build it into a sustainable venture, is often a perpetual process. “It is the entrepreneur’s challenge of building the business and raising the money at the same time,” said Richard Kelly, co-founder and CEO of Nutriati, a Henrico County-based…

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Healthcare Disruption: Is ‘Uberization’ of Hospital Transportation a Good or Bad Thing?

May 30, 2018

Disruptive innovation had begun to drift into the healthcare transportation market. With their new healthcare marketing push, ride-hailing services Uber and Lyft can use their scale and brand identification to give them an edge over cabs and other transportation services that hospitals have traditionally utilized. Plus, their lower prices and convenient payment and scheduling options are as appealing in…

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Roundtrip sees new ways to grow as CMS opens door to NEMT for Medicare Advantage members

April 9, 2018

A number of healthcare startups have seen an opportunity to make the Non Emergency Medical Transportation program for Medicaid patients more efficient. Ridesharing companies Uber and Lyft have also expanded into the NEMT space. So the news that CMS officials are making changes that could lead to ridesharing services for Medicare Advantage members to travel…

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On-demand medical transport startup RoundTrip closes $1.9 million seed round

March 29, 2018

More news from the realLIST ’18 cohort: NoLibs-based RoundTrip, a startup using tech to connect patients with medical transportation options, has closed a $1.9 million seed round. The capital will let the company, which currently offers its services in 15 states across the Northeast, expand its sales, marketing and tech teams. It currently employs the equivalent of…

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Startup businesses in the Richmond region are getting investments here but gaps mean they must look elsewhere for funding

For startup companies, the quest for money to transform an idea into a business, and then build it ...
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Healthcare Disruption: Is ‘Uberization’ of Hospital Transportation a Good or Bad Thing?

Disruptive innovation had begun to drift into the healthcare transportation market. With their new healthcare marketing push, ride-hailing ...
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Roundtrip sees new ways to grow as CMS opens door to NEMT for Medicare Advantage members

A number of healthcare startups have seen an opportunity to make the Non Emergency Medical Transportation program for ...
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On-demand medical transport startup RoundTrip closes $1.9 million seed round

More news from the realLIST ’18 cohort: NoLibs-based RoundTrip, a startup using tech to connect patients with medical transportation options, ...
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How Philly start-up RoundTrip helps ease a huge health problem: Getting a ride to the doctor

In health care, innovation has transformed so much that was once a painful, protracted experience. Brain surgery can ...
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