Wal-Mart Wants To Be Your Doctor With New In-Store Clinics
Wal-Mart opened health care clinics in six of its stores last week and hopes to open more by the end of the year.By Ben Lawson | August 10, 2014
Groceries, clothes, school supplies — you can get everything at Wal-Mart — and soon that might include health care.
The retail giant recently opened up six health care clinics inside some of its stores in Texas and South Carolina and it plans to open another six by the end of the year.
This isn't Wal-Mart's first stab at the health care industry — they've made deals with local health care providers to put clinics in their stores in the past, but the efforts have been hit and miss.