Autonomous drones have begun to ferry blood samples between clinics and labs in the skies over North Carolina, according to a recent report from Wired. The drone service, run by UPS with drone technology from Matternet, made its first flight last Tuesday at Raleigh’s WakeMed Hospital, according to the report. The drone can carry up […]
MASSDEVICE ON CALL — UPS (NYSE:UPS) announced this week the launch of a dedicated network for medical devices, saying it hopes to streamline costs and speed deliveries.
UPS opened a series of 36 healthcare-compliant Field Stocking Locations for medical devices, saying that it can "provide medical device manufacturers access to over 80% of U.S. hospital beds within 4 hours."