Carolinas Healthcare: “We want to be the Amazon of healthcare”

In a report today from HealthcareITNews, we hear about Carolinas HealthCare taking a new approach to treatment, taking a cue from Amazon.

CHS is attempting to anticipate new technologies that can be quickly adopted in hopes that it would help them become the ” de facto standard of care and experience”. In this way,  CHS has begun a number of programs.  For example, for $49 CHS provides “live, 24-hour access to medical providers via camera-enabled smartphones, tablets or computers.”

According to the report this  “service alone doesn’t make Carolinas the Amazon Prime of healthcare — but it helps Carolinas move in that direction.” Read more at:


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