Amazon is paying $3.9 billion for'membership-based' healthcare service One Medical

Amazon is paying $3.9 billion for’membership-based’ healthcare service One Medical

Amazon’s two largest purchases in history have been Whole Foods ($13.7 billion) and the recently completed purchase of MGM ($8.45 billion), but if the deal goes through, a $3.9 billion buyout of One Medical will be the third addition on that list. One Verge employee who is considering joining up for the firm’s $199 primary care provider subscription (in addition to insurance, just like any other doctor) referred to the company as “healthcare for millennials.”