DoorDash companions with Mount Sinai and Neat to donate free meals
DoorDash donates free meals and free DashPass memberships to 42,000 healthcare workers
DoorDash, the country's local on-demand logistics platform, has announced a partnership with Mount Sinai health system, New York's largest academic medical system, donates free DashPass subscriptions that offer unlimited free delivery fees to its 42,000 healthcare workers, including first responders, medical and hospital staff.
As part of this program, DoorDash has also partnered with the Norwegian video communications company Neat to thank the heroes on the front lines and donate $ 15,000 / £ 12,096.30 of free meals to medical workers by distributing DoorDash gift cards to Mount Sinai medical staff across the eight hospitals and extensive outpatient network.
“Thanks to the heroic efforts of our doctors, nurses, trainees, students and other medical professionals at the forefront, we will win this fight against this virus. The Berg Sinai community works around the clock to save as many lives as possible. Support from DoorDash and others is critical, ”said Dr. Kenneth L. Davis, President and CEO of the Mount Sinai Health System.
This partnership comes at a critical time when the New York health system is overworked and hospital staff are working overtime to assist patients infected with COVID-19. All Mount Sinai employees are offered a free DashPass subscription that offers unlimited free delivery and reduced service fees so they can do something for others every day and ensure that healthcare workers get the food they need to keep them going for long hours Thousands of local restaurants.
DoorDash works hand in hand with Mount Sinai to determine safe drop-off points that promote contactless deliveries between Dashers and medical personnel.
"The daily exploits of first responders, doctors and nurses in this unprecedented time show the best of humanity, and it is up to us to give them back and support them." DoorDash appreciates everything that the incredible team at Mount Sinai has done to serve the community, and we hope it can help make your day a little easier, ”said Tony Xu, DoorDash CEO and co-founder .
“Neat is honored to work with DoorDash and Mount Sinai to support our health heroes. We are deeply grateful to the remarkable Mount Sinai staff and all healthcare workers around the world who are at the forefront every day and who bravely and selflessly risk their lives to help others in the global fight against COVID-19. They are our real heroes and deserve as much help and recognition as possible, ”said Simen Teigre, CEO of Neat.
After partnerships with agencies like that NYC Department of Education DoorDash is actively committed to the care of those affected by the COVID 19 pandemic and supports local businesses that are the heart and soul of our communities.
DoorDash works with hospitals in the U.S. and Canada to get free access to its Corporate DashPass membership. Every doctor, nurse and hospital worker receives a free DashPass for at least 60 days, which only unlocks subscription benefits. Hospitals wishing to participate can find more information here.