August 25, 2022
  • Amazon announced that it will shutdown its Amazon Care service for employers after December 31. Amazon piloted the virtual urgent care and primary care offering with its employees and their families in the Seattle region in 2019 and expanded nationwide thereafter. Neil Lindsay, senior vice president of Amazon Health Services, told employees that Amazon Care wasn’t a sustainable, long-term solution for its enterprise customers. The decision only impacts Amazon Care and Care Medical teams and not Amazon’s other health care services. (Articles here, here, here, here, here, and here)