Uber already supplies us with rides and meals so why wouldn’t it lend a hand us get a Covid-19 vaccine and force us there too?
America ride-hailing is partnering with the Walgreens pharmacy chain and can allow eligible adults to e book an appointment for a vaccine throughout the Uber app.
It expands on an present partnership, which guarantees 10 million unfastened or discounted rides to and from vaccine websites for the ones in underserved communities. The corporate, however doesn’t be offering the power to e book the vaccine.
“Beginning as of late national, with simply the faucet of a button, you’ll be able to reserve a vaccine in addition to your journey there, right through your Uber app,” the corporate added in an.
It’s all a part of a brand new “move anyplace, get anything else” ethos which additionally sees the Silicon Valley massive upload automotive condo bookings from the app. They’ll even ship it for you after which pick out it up while you’re performed.
I’m right here to inform you, people, renting a automotive in america is a ache within the butt at the moment. Whether or not it’s on the airport or simply grabbing a loaner whilst your automotive is within the storage, it takes ages, so I’m lovely satisfied to look Uber moving into resolve an issue right here.
“We’re additionally bringing the magic of Uber to the condo automotive revel in with our new Valet choice. With Valet, your condo automotive will likely be introduced to the doorstep so you’ll be able to hit the street quicker. And while you’re performed, a motive force will meet you to take the auto again. No condo automotive counters, no strains, no schlepping. Uber Hire with Valet is launching in Washington, D.C., in Would possibly and increasing national this yr,” the corporate added.
There’s no signal of Uber increasing any of those choices to the United Kingdom but, however we wouldn’t be in any respect shocked to look the corporate be offering automotive leases in Blighty within the medium time period long run.