Best Buy pushes ahead with its health-care strategy by acquiring Current Health


CNBC—The retailer already owns two other health-care companies and sees health tech as a growth opportunity.

Best Buy Acquires Virtual Medical Care Startup Current Health. Best Buy is acquiring U.K. startup Current Health, which specializes in remote patient monitoring and telehealth, as it pushes further into the digital healthcare space. The electronics retailer said the two companies agreed to a deal that's set to close by the end of the fiscal year with undisclosed financial terms. The move marks an