mHealth Intelligence October 28, 2019
Eric Wicklund

UPS has announced partnerships with Kaiser Permanente, CVS Health, AmerisourceBergen and University of Utah Health as it looks to give its mHealth drone delivery business a nationwide platform.

A drone delivery service developed by UPS is going nationwide, giving health systems and pharmaceutical companies a new mHealth channel to transport supplies, records and other products to and from healthcare sites.

UPS has recently announced a slew of partnerships aimed at expanding the connected health capabilities of its UPS Flight Forward business line, launched earlier this year with California-based drone company Matternet. UPS was granted permission by the Federal Aviation Authority in September to operate commercial drone flights through UPS Flight Forward.

The mHealth program first spread its wings this past...