DocGo Expands Transportation Services to Upstate New York Veterans
NEW YORK, October 26, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Ambulnz, Inc., d / b / a DocGo, a leading provider of last mile mobile medical services and integrated medical mobility solutions that has entered into a merger agreement with Motion Acquisition Corp. (Nasdaq: MOTN), announced it has extended its transportation services to veterans in upstate New York. The contract with VA hospitals and clinics, which came into effect on October 1, 2021, enables DocGo to raise the standard of transportation services Veterans receive for non-urgent appointments at hospitals, clinics and other specialist care across the region.
DocGo began operations in upstate New York in October 2020, providing paramedical services in cities, including Warwick and Minisink. Partnering with clinics in the VA Hudson Valley healthcare system further expands DocGo’s mobile footprint in the region, helping to ensure veterans no longer miss medical appointments due to transportation issues or have to wait too long for transportation to arrive.
“We are delighted to partner with hospitals and clinics in the Hudson Valley VA and extend our popular transportation services to these deserving veterans,” said Michael witkowski, COO at DocGo. “Historically, many veterans have encountered problems with transportation to and from hospitals, clinics, and VA appointments, some waiting hours for transportation to present. Our near-term goal is to dramatically improve response time and providing exceptional care to veterans in upstate New York and across the country. “
Witkowski credits his team of professionals for their commitment to providing a positive health experience for VA hospitals and their patients. “We are committed to providing patients with timely, quality care so that they don’t wait long to be transported or miss a medical appointment because they were not picked up at the hospital. ‘time. We plan to correct existing service and support gaps. these deserving men and women who have given so much for our country. “
With the start of the contract in early October, veterans should see an immediate improvement in the quality of their transport services. “We are excited to work with VA to improve the responsiveness of transportation services throughout the region and expand our presence in the region with additional services on the road,” Witkowski added.
For more information on DocGo, visit www.docgo.com.
DocGo is a leading provider of last mile mobile care services and integrated medical mobility solutions. DocGo disrupts the traditional four-walled healthcare system by providing care on a human scale. DocGo’s innovative technology and dedicated field staff of certified healthcare professionals improve the quality of patient care and improve the business efficiency of facilities, hospital networks and health insurance providers. With Mobile Health, DocGo reinforces the full promise and potential of telehealth by facilitating healthcare treatment, in tandem with a remote physician, from the comfort of a patient’s home or workplace. With DocGo’s integrated Ambulnz medical transport services, DocGo bridges the gap between physical and virtual care. DocGo and Motion Acquisition Corp. (Nasdaq: MOTN) previously announced their definitive business combination agreement and recently filed a registration statement on Form S-4 with the SEC. Upon closing of the transaction, the combined company will operate as DocGo and will be listed on the Nasdaq under the new ticker symbol “DCGO”. For more information, please visit www.docgo.com.
About Motion Acquisition Corp.
Motion Acquisition Corp. is a Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) founded by a management team and board of directors made up of seasoned business executives recognized as pioneers in the transportation software and technology industry who have experienced considerable in terms of exploitation and acquisition. Motion is traded on the Nasdaq under the symbol “MOTN”. For more information, please visit https://motionacquisition.com.