Meet Kris Lyon, TripSpark’s New Resident NEMT Expert
Category: NEMT

Meet Kris Lyon, TripSpark’s New Resident NEMT Expert

TripSpark Medical welcomes Kris Lyon as their new Senior Business Development Manager. Kris brings nearly 14 years of NEMT experience and most recently worked at Lane Transit District as their Human Services Transportation Coordinator. Let's get to know her!

by: Navneet Bhogal

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How to Avoid the NEMT “Spaghetti” System Mess
Category: NEMT

How to Avoid the NEMT “Spaghetti” System Mess

Having a variety of applications and platforms requires a significant amount of integration work to ensure all systems are connected and talking to each other. Former Brokerage Manager, Kris Lyon shares the difficulties of using disjointed systems and gives us insight on the benefits of switching to an integrated NEMT system.

by: Navneet Bhogal

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NEMT and COVID-19
Category: GeneralNEMT

NEMT and COVID-19

On March 11, 2020 the World Health Organization (WHO) categorized COVID-19 as a pandemic. Initially this seemed to be a virus that affected China, Europe and large metropolitan areas in the United States. Over the next few days, however, the situation changed.  It has spread to all 50 states and significantly altered how people live and interact with each other.  “Sheltering in place” is recommended as necessary to slow the spread of the virus and avoid overwhelming our healthcare system.

by: Gail Bauhs

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What is NEMT Software?
Category: NEMT

What is NEMT Software?

Non-emergency medical transportation (NEMT) was first offered as a benefit in the 1966 US Medicaid program. The federal and state governments cover rides for eligible individuals to and from doctor’s offices, hospitals and other medical facilities for Medicaid-approved care.

by: Dave Silva

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Meet the TripSpark Team #1: Joe Tovar (Medical)
Category: NEMT

Meet the TripSpark Team #1: Joe Tovar (Medical)

Welcome to our new blog series Meet the Team, where we ask a TripSpark team member five questions about their work and passions. Today we'll introduce you to the dedicated Joe Tovar, our Senior Product Manager for Medical.

by: Dave Silva

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