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“Go wherever, get something,” reads Uber’s newest announcement. And the ride-sharing agency means it – now you can e book a vaccination appointment via the app.
Uber is partnering with Walgreens to make getting a shot “as straightforward as reserving a experience with Uber.” Now you can reserve your vaccine appointment, in addition to your experience there, all with only a few easy faucets.
The agency says by making it simpler to get to and from vaccine appointments, it hopes extra individuals will select to get vaccinated.
Plus, this new partnership will assist Uber broaden entry to the vaccine all through the nation. It has dedicated 10 million free or discounted rides to ferry underserved communities and communities of colour to and from their vaccine appointments.
It has additionally launched the Vaccine Entry Fund along with Walgreens, PayPal, and the Native Initiatives Assist Company to permit anybody to donate further free rides to those that want it.
Considering of happening a street journey? Uber has launched Uber Hire, which lets you e book a rental automotive from Avis, Price range, Hertz, or different suppliers via the Uber app nationwide.
It’s additionally together with a valet service, so your rental automotive will likely be introduced proper to the doorstep, and a valet driver will meet you after your journey to take the automotive again. This valet service is launching in Washington, DC this month and will likely be increasing nationwide later within the yr.
Seems to be like Uber is planning to develop into the one-stop store for all of your wants, from ride-sharing to automotive leases, meals, and even vaccines.
Want a vaccine?
Now you’ll be able to schedule your @Walgreens appointment and your experience there—all via the Uber app. 📲
— Uber (@Uber) April 28, 2021