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Walmart Health rolls out telehealth diabetes program

Walmart Health rolls out telehealth diabetes program

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — To better provide for patients with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes and assist employers and other institutions supporting the specific health needs of their employees, national telehealth provider MeMD, part of the Walmart Health family, Thursday launched the Walmart Health Virtual Care Diabetes Program. Available as a standalone or as part

Walmart hires Dr. David Carmouche to lead Walmart Health

Walmart hires Dr. David Carmouche to lead Walmart Health

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Walmart has hired Ochsner Health executive Dr. David Carmouche to head up Walmart Health. Dr. Carmouche had been the president of Ochsner Health Network, where he oversaw 2,700 physicians across 34 hospitals, as well as vice president of the New Orleans-based health system’s value-based care and network operations. Business Insider first reported

Walmart Health to acquire telehealth provider MeMD

Walmart Health to acquire telehealth provider MeMD

BENTONVILLE, Ark. – Walmart Health has entered into an agreement to acquire telehealth provider MeMD. The move reinforces Walmart’s commitment to integrated, omnichannel health delivery that leverages data and technology to improve engagement, health equity and outcomes. This acquisition will, over the coming months, allow Walmart Health to provide access to virtual care across the

Walmart Health concept makes Chicago debut

Walmart Health concept makes Chicago debut

CHICAGO — Two Walmart Supercenters here that were damaged during civil unrest in May have reopened with new health centers attached. “These last few months have been especially difficult for this great city, and it has done a remarkable job facing its challenges head on,” said Keith Wyche, Walmart vice president for community engagement and

New Walmart Health opens at Newnan Supercenter

New Walmart Health opens at Newnan Supercenter

BENTONVILLE, Ark.. — Walmart has opened its fourth Georgia Walmart Health location, this one in Newnan, Ga. next to its Supercenter. The new state-of-the-art facility provides primary care, urgent care, labs, dental, hearing, counseling, x-ray and diagnostics services all in one location at affordable, transparent pricing regardless of a patient’s insurance status. “As we expand

Lori Flees named SVP of Walmart Health and Wellness

Lori Flees named SVP of Walmart Health and Wellness

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Lori Flees is taking on a newly created role at Walmart. Currently senior vice president and general merchandising manager of health and wellness at the company’s Sam’s Club division, Flees has been appointed senior vice president and chief operating officer of Walmart Health and Wellness. A second new position, executive vice president

Walmart Health to expand to Florida

Walmart Health to expand to Florida

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Walmart announced plans Wednesday to open Walmart Health centers in the Florida market beginning next year as the retailer looks to expand low cost health care services to tens of thousands of its customers. Like the four health care services centers Walmart has opened in Supercenters to date, the Florida facilities will

Second Walmart Heath center opens

Second Walmart Heath center opens

CALHOUN, Ga. — The second Walmart Health center, a facility that promises a wide range of affordable health care services in an accessible mass retail setting, opened Wednesday in a remodeled Supercenter here. “We think we can make an impactful difference in affordability, convenience and, most importantly, accessibility for the Calhoun community,” said Sean Slovenski,

Walmart Health earns accolade as Store of the Year

Walmart Health earns accolade as Store of the Year

DALLAS, Ga. — About a 40-minute drive from Atlanta’s Hartsfield Jackson International Airport, in a community that bears little resemblance to the Texas city that shares the same name, a new health care facility has risen, almost overnight, that seeks, with considerable success, to address the problems many Americans face in gaining access to affordable