UPS will start delivering CVS prescriptions by drone in Florida – Business Insider

Written by: Mary Meisenzahl

UPS and CVS announced on Monday drone-delivered prescriptions will start in early May.

At first, the deliveries will go to The Villages, the largest retirement community in the US. The 135,000 residents of the Florida community will be able to have prescription medications delivered to their homes.

The coronavirus has upended life around the world, and many countries and states are on lockdown. Pharmacies are considered essential and remain open, but venturing outside can be risky, especially for the elderly and immunocompromised populations.

Here’s how the first-of-its-kind service will work.

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