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Amazon taps Sharecare to deliver trusted health information through Alexa

As a result, answers to more than 80,000 health questions from Sharecare are now integrated into Amazon's voice service.
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Amazon Alexa can now provide you with drug information

Specialized answers about medication information were created specifically for the voice-enabled service.
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Big Tech firms help fight the coronavirus outbreak

The tech giants are providing their otherwise paid services for free to select users...
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Amazon Care launches for Seattle-area employees

The new on-demand healthcare service blends virtual medicine with in-house visits if the condition can't be diagnosed or treated remotely.
Amazon Echo physician

AWS launches Amazon Transcribe Medical

The service makes it easy for developers to integrate medical transcription into applications that help physicians do clinical documentation efficiently.
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Amazon Alexa gets medication management features

The company has teamed up with Omnicell to launch this experience, and these new Alexa capabilities will be available to Giant Eagle Pharmacy customers.
Amazon Care

Amazon Care launched for the company’s Seattle-based employees

The virtual primary care clinic is currently in the pilot phase, offering a combination of telemedicine and in-person services.
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Amazon Alexa now serves NHS health advice in the UK

Users are able to ask questions and get expert health advice using Amazon Alexa devices, under a partnership with the NHS.
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Amazon working on a tech to detect your emotional state

The company is reportedly developing a wrist-worn device that would determine your emotions to make helpful suggestions and sell you products.
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Amazon Alexa is now HIPAA compliant

Also announced were six Alexa healthcare skills from leading healthcare providers, payors, pharmacy benefit managers and digital health coaching companies.