Understanding the problem to solve is the key to unlocking healthcare solutions.
In this episode, Nisha Maharaja, Director of Twill’s Government Programs, shares her thoughts on the impact of innovation, policy work, and proactive interventions in healthcare when there is a clear understanding of the problems. Nisha shares her background and experiences in healthcare and non-emergency medical transportation, explaining how, at Lyft, she worked to change transportation guidelines for Medicaid recipients to access ride-sharing services when needed. She discusses addressing mental health with technology, gamification, and AI with a holistic approach in her current role at Twill. Nisha also expresses her hope for a more interconnected healthcare system with normalized conversations around various aspects like the social determinants of health.
Tune in and learn from Nisha about technology innovation for better healthcare and mental health access!