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  • Best Buy CEO: At-Home Care Focus is ‘Resonating with Health Care Industry’

    Best Buy’s (NYSE: BBY) at-home health care focus has become a regularly mentioned topic for the company. After purchasing Current Health – a well-known home-based remote patient monitoring platform (RPM) – for $400 million last year, the company has established itself among the likes of other top retailers that have become heavily engaged in the […]

  • Why Best Buy Is a Home-Based Care Player Worth Watching

    In 2019, when I began covering home-based care, Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) was just barely scraping the surface in the space. Paying $800 million for the senior-focused technology company GreatCall was nothing to scoff at, of course. But it wasn’t directly related. It certainly felt like much more was bubbling underneath the surface. In the […]

  • Best Buy makes another bet on healthcare with Current Health acquisition

    Through a string of recent acquisitions, Best Buy has been building out its health business, with a focus on consumer technology and support for seniors. With its acquisition of Current Health, the company is making a bet that demand for remote patient monitoring will continue to increase. 

  • Best Buy Acquires At-Home Care Tech Platform Current Health

    Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) has signed an agreement to acquire the home-focused technology platform Current Health in an effort “to help make home the center of health,” according to the company. Along with the likes of Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) and Walmart (NYSE: WMT), Best Buy has been one of the retail giants that has steadily […]