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Amazon to close US telehealth service as it shifts sector ambitions

Amazon is closing its telehealth service, Amazon Care, ending an ambitious plan to roll out its homegrown platform to “millions” of patients around the country, part of a long-stated goal of disrupting the US health care industry. A memo sent to Amazon Care staff on Wednesday by Neil Lindsay, head of Amazon Health Services, said …

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Amazon is shutting down its telehealth service, Amazon Care

Amazon is shutting down its telehealth service, Amazon Care, marking a major retreat by the retail behemoth in its efforts to break into the health care space. Amazon will shutter the service after Dec. 31, Amazon Health Services lead Neil Lindsay announced Wednesday in a company email. The e-commerce giant decided to make the move …

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