UnitedHealth Acquires Online Pharmacy Startup DivvyDose

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Group (UHG)
has acquired
Illinois-based online pharmacy startup DivvyDose
for about $300M, according to sources familiar with the matter.  Founded in 2015, divvyDOSE is a full-service personalized
pharmacy focused on those with multiple chronic conditions and complex
medication regimens. Customers receive a personalized roll of pre-sorted
medications into individual packs, with clearly marked dates and times.

Bloomberg first reported the acquisition discussions between UHG and DivvyDose last week. A spokesperson for UnitedHealth declined to comment.