As part of a program called 1492, based on CNBC, Amazon is secretly developing new healthcare technology. Researchers are testing virtual physician visits and medical records. The team is also looking into health-related software for hardware such as Dash and Echo Wand. Amazon is posting job opportunities for its secretive team below the key word “a1.492” and characterizing it as a “specific projects” team. Amazon didn’t respond for comment to CNBC’s request.
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