• Walmart is slowing its healthcare push

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    Hope you all had a lovely short week! I spent my day yesterday out skiing. While it was strange to take a random weekday off, it was lovely to avoid the crowds on the weekends. In the meantime, the rest of the healthcare team held down the fort, covering everything from the future of coronavirus treatments and vaccines, having a chat with CVS Health's new CEO Karen Lynch, and getting the scoop on the state of Walmart's healthcare ambitions .
    Walmart is already rolling back its bold clinic strategy.
    Walmart Health
    Inside Walmart Health's changing plans It's been about two years since we...
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  • Walmart is slowing its ambitious push into healthcare, employees and leaked documents reveal

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    Walmart is already rolling back its bold clinic strategy.
    Walmart Health
    In 2018, Walmart 's board of directors approved a bold plan to scale to 4,000 clinics by 2029. The timeline laid out a net investment of $3 billion, not counting profits from the clinics, and a rollout strategy, according to a February 2019 presentation to the board obtained by Insider .
    The vision was backed by former Walmart US CEO Greg Foran, the health team's biggest champion who left Walmart in 2019. And it was dreamed up by Sean Slovenski , who Foran asked to come up with a big idea in healthcare as Walmart's...
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