The Panel will consist of healthcare industry subject matter experts who will serve as thought partners and strategists.
They will help the retailer develop approaches on how to best invest its resources in the context of the health & wellness landscape.
The company previously announced as expansion to its healthcare offerings to help meet customer's needs and has begun to establish itself as a healthcare destination.
Albert Wu, Dollar General's chief medical officer, announced the subject matter experts including:
Patrick Carroll; currently chief medical officer at Vida Health and former Walgreen's chief medical officer.
Katy Lanz; She is currently chief strategy and product officer at Personal Care Medical Associates and is on the Board for National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization.
Von Nguyen; A physician, population health expert and public health leader. He currently serves as clinical lead of public and population health at Google and serves as chief medical officer at Blue Cross & Blue Shield of North Carolina.
Yolanda Hill Wimberly; A Board - certified physician in both pediatrics and adolescent medicine. She is chief health equity officer at Grady Health Systems.
SOURCE: Drug Store News