Zipline Continues to Expand Medical Drone Delivery in US
by DRONELIFE Staff Writer Ian M Crosby
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Instant logistics leader Zipline announced a partnership with MultiCare Health System, a not-for-profit healthcare organization in Washington, to initiate the first commercial drone deliveries in the state. There, Zipline’s electric aircraft will autonomously deliver a variety of medical products throughout MultiCare’s network of facilities.
With an intended start date of 2024, MultiCare will begin utilizing Zipline’s instant delivery solution to serve facilities in the Tacoma area, delivering a wide range of medical supplies such as lab samples, medications and test kits. With the goal of establishing a faster, on-demand delivery model and improved patient experience, the…