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Walmart, Verizon in talks to offer 5G at health centers

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The expanded bandwidth would be a big boost to smartphone-based healthcare consultations, enabling doctors to remotely monitor a patient’s vitals and analyze the statistics in real time.

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RT @evankirstel: Walmart, Verizon in talks to offer 5G at health centers: The expanded bandwidth would be a big boost to smartphone-based healthcare consultations, enabling doctors to remotely monitor a patient’s vitals and analyze the statistics in real time. https://t.co/OzfrnkoUBz https://t.co/4lyTwHDOrt
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Walmart, Verizon in talks to offer 5G at health centers

The expanded bandwidth would be a big boost to smartphone-based healthcare consultations, enabling doctors to remotely monitor a patient’s vitals and analyze the statistics in real time.

Verizon in talks with Walmart to test in-store 5G for digital health service

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Verizon eyes 5G collaboration with Walmart

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Patient volume at Walmart Health clinics in Georgia exceeding expectations, exec says

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This is the CVS of the future

This is what it looks like when a drug store chain and a health insurer merge.

Walmart Health Taps Zotec Partners to Power Patient Financial Experience

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First Look: Walmart debuts freestanding health center format

Walmart has moved deeper into health care with the opening of its first-ever standalone facility devoted to health and wellness.

Walmart is launching its first standalone primary care clinic

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Walmart Introduces First-Ever Health Center, Which Includes a Comprehensive Dental Clinic

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JAYAPAL PRESSES GOOGLE ON HEALTH DATA COLLECTION

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Gundersen, Marshfield Clinic discuss possible merger

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