Ride sharing

In addition to the environmental benefits, carpooling and public transportation helps reduce traffic and creates parking capacity. Join Northwell's ridesharing initiative with our ridematching partner 511NY Rideshare. Here’s how:

  • Go to 511nyrideshare.org/group/northwell
  • Create an account and complete your profile
  • Organizational Matching Only” when completing the Ridematch Info section of your profile

511NY Rideshare members who carpool or take transit regularly will also be eligible for the Guaranteed Ride Program. This program allows qualifying members who experience an emergency or unexpected event, to request a ride home or appropriate destination, in an Uber at no cost to them. The program covers up to $300 in one year. To request a ride with Uber:

  • Download the Uber app
  • Enter your destination
  • Tap or click on the profile switcher
  • Switch to 511NY Rideshare (you'll only be able to swithch over if you're registerd on 511NY Rideshare)

Northwell Health is proud to be acknowledged as a Clean Air NY Champion. This designation goes to any New York employer that goes beyond their usual activities to distribute air quality information and provide programs and activities to change their team member's travel behaviors.