Amazon has closed Its price is $3.9 billion Acquisition of membership-based healthcare provider One MedicalThis was first announced in the summer of last year. The subscription costs $199 per year, but is currently $144/year. One Medical Members have access via an app to telehealth services on demand over video 24/7. Guaranteed same- or next day appointments are available through more that 125 locations.
The FTC may be considering filing an antitrust case against the FTC. Amazon), has been looking into this and other deals (like iRobot) that were made by the company. Douglas Farrar (FTC spokesperson) said: CNBC The investigation is continuing into the acquisition. “The commission will continue to look at possible harms to competition created by this merger as well as possible harms to consumers that may result from Amazon’s control and use of sensitive consumer health information held by One Medical.”
However Amazon is pumping up its deal closing with the temporarily discounted rate (which comes out to about $12 per month by applying a ONEAMAZON code), there’s nothing available yet tying the healthcare Service to it Amazon Any other package, prime or not. Amazon Neil Lindsay, senior vice president of Health Services, stated in a press release that the closing was announced. “One Medical has set the bar for what a quality, convenient, and affordable primary care experience should be like. We’re inspired by their human-centered, technology-forward approach and excited to help them continue to grow and serve more patients.”