The Apple Company and Aetna have held several of the secret meetings in the past
The Apple Company and the Aetna have held several of the secret meetings in the past few days.The purpose of the meetings is to discuss offering the Apple watch to around 23 million users of the Aetna. The meetings were actually held few days back in the Southern California and it has involvement of the senior officials from both of the companies. This is not for the first time that Apple was seen joining up with the health insurance company.
The Aetna is offering Apple Watches to its fifty thousand employees
The Aetna is offering the Apple Watches to its fifty thousand employees. This announcement had already been made by the company that it would be offering the Apple watches to the section of its employees .Now Aetna has the ambition to offer the Apple watches to the wider field. It will be adding the large swaths of the new health data and this would be giving an insight to the health insurance company about the activities of its customers. Well this deal would of course be beneficial to the Apple too who is keen on promoting its Apple Watch for health and fitness .The company has in fact become the top wearable vendor too beating the Fitbit.
Apple is working hard to make its watch an essential health item to own
The Apple Company has also been hiring the bio medical professionals and has been beefing up the work on the sensors for tracking the blood sugar levels along with the diagnosis of some other ailments. Well the firm is working hard to make its watch an essential health item to own. In case the Apple stood out successful in this venture then the Apple watches would surely be benefitting people suffering from diabetes. The Apple is working hard to improve the features of its Watch and to make it a must to have fitness device.
The tech giant has already outpaced the Fitbit which is eminent wearable item
The tech giant has already outpaced the Fitbit which is an eminent wearable item. In fact in the second quarter of this year, the Apple Watch acquired the number two slot and number one was the Chinese company Xiaomi Corporation and the fitbit holds number three position.
The company wants to negotiate this device either for free of cost or may be at a discounted price to its 23 million members
Although Aetna has already offered the Apple watches to its 50000 workers but the real intention of the company is to negotiate this device either for free of cost or may be at a discounted price to its 23 million members. This step is actually a part of the company’s initiative which is geared towards enhancing the interest of its customers towards diet tracking and healthy lifestyle. Aetna could also utilize the Apple watches to gather an insight into the activities of its consumers.