CNBC January 10, 2019
Tyler Clifford

  • Tim Cook’s vision to inject Apple into the health-care space “may well be the great legacy that he’s talking about,” former CEO John Sculley says.
  • Apple’s wearable devices can give consumers “a bigger role” in their health and preventative care, he says.
  • Apple’s impact on the health-care industry will be similar to the iPhone’s impact on the wireless and photography industries, he says.

Apple CEO Tim Cook’s vision for health-care services has gotten a stamp of approval from a past chief of the tech giant.

John Sculley, who helmed the company from 1983 to 1993, told CNBC on Thursday that Cook is “absolutely onto something” with his plans to inject Apple into the health-care...