Don’t Take Uber to the Emergency Room, Doctors Warn

More and more Americans are using Uber in place of emergency transportation. It's a trend that’s alarming doctors and Uber drivers alike. Dr. Robert Glatter, emergency physician with Lenox Hill Hospital, urges against calling on Uber in a crisis. While cheaper than an ambulance, the ridesharing service lacks essential medical resources, such as IVs and paramedics.

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