Walmart Health Clinics is expanding from Georgia and Arkansas to Florida.
The clinics’ healthcare services include primary care, X-rays, optical, dental, and hearing services. Walmart has over 380 locations in Florida serving a robust base of 140 million customers every week. Walmart is therefore well positioned to build out its Walmart Health sites adjacent to its Supercenters to offer low-cost healthcare services to Florida’s sizable 65 or older population.
Video Spotlight: Walmart is now expanding its health centers to Florida (July 24, 2020, Jack Yocom)
This post is based on the Business Insider article, Walmart is now expanding its health centers to Florida, by Dane Finley, July 24, 2020, and the YouTube video in the Spotlight. Image source: Shutterstock / kurhan
1. Is Walmart Health Clinics considered a well-designed service? Explain.
Guidance: Yes, it is consistent with Walmart’s low-cost strategy. Its location next to Walmart Supercenters will provide customers with additional values of easy access and convenience. It offers a wide range of healthcare services that meet the needs of Florida’s sizable 65 or older population.
2. What are the key factors that Walmart considered in expanding its Continue reading