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Ina Fried Nov 8
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Aetna CEO wants health care to look more like Apple Store

Bertolini says he’s talking with Walmart, Walgreens and CVS. Photo: Paul Sakuma Photography

Aetna’s Mark Bertolini has been talking with retail giants and the architect behind the Apple and Tesla retail stores about ways to make visiting the doctor more like going to the mall.

How it would work: "We have conversations going on with Walmart and Walgreens and CVS, with all these players about creating an in-store concept that looks more like an Apple Store than it looks like a drug store," Bertolini said Tuesday at Techonomy in Half Moon Bay, Calif.