Envoy America Partners With Access2Care to Expand Access to Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles in Houston, Texas

New partnership and $800,000 investment will ensure Medicaid members can access life-sustaining medical treatments.

Envoy America Companion Driver and her client

Envoy America and Access2Care are pleased to announce a partnership in Houston and the Harris County area to provide transportation and companionship services for Medicaid and Medicare members in need of life-sustaining medical treatment. To help ensure safe and reliable transportation for Medicaid members, Envoy America recently purchased 10 new wheelchair-accessible vehicles, an $800,000 investment that will increase Access2Care's ability to assist more individuals with mobility needs access medically necessary services. 

Through a contract with Access2Care, Envoy America helps arrange and provide companionship, assistance, and transportation for Medicaid and Medicare members in need of medical treatment in Harris County. "The partnership between Envoy America and Access2Care is a multiple 'win' relationship," said K.C. Kanaan, CEO of Envoy America. "It's not only a win for Envoy America and Access2Care, but it's a win for the health plan members who receive critically needed care." Envoy America plans to first hire 15-20 new employees in Houston and then replicate the same model in other cities across Texas.

Access2Care is one of the nation's largest managers of Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) service and currently provides NEMT and managed transportation services to Medicaid and Medicare members through government and managed care organization (MCO) contracts. 

"This is an important investment on behalf of both Envoy America and Access2Care," said Scott Ghan, Regional Director for Access2Care. "We are increasing access to lifesaving care for individuals with mobility issues throughout the Harris County and surrounding area, and this model will eventually be replicated in communities across the state." 

Source: Envoy America

About National Mobility Eldercare Inc

Envoy America is a women-led operation and minority-owned enterprise that was founded in 2015 in Scottsdale, Arizona. Envoy America and its team of Companion Drivers offer older adults and families companionship, assistance and transportation services to help them stay socially active, healthy and independent.
Across the U.S., health plans, accountable care and healthcare organizations, senior living communities, faith-based organizations and families look to Envoy to provide care to their members and residents, similar to what a son or daughter would do to support their elderly mom, dad or loved one. The company tailors its service to the goals of each member and resident, providing companionship, assistance and transportation services to activities the members and residents choose. This includes medical appointments, grocery shopping, religious services, sporting events, theater, cultural events, family get-togethers, walking their pet and help with technology — whatever they desire.

National Mobility Eldercare Inc
17767 N Perimeter Dr , #Suite B109
Scottsdale, AZ


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