A Walmart Care Clinic in Carrollton, Georgia, is ready to start seeing patients. Those who use the clinic will pay $4 if they are covered by Wal-Mart’s employee health plan or $40 if they do not.
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Walmart is making yet another move in the health-care world: It’s getting into the insurance business.
The Bentonville, Arkansas-based retailer confirmed to CNBC on Wednesday that it will start selling health insurance plans. It has job openings listed on its careers website for “Walmart Insurance Services LLC.” In the job posts, it says it’s looking to hire insurance agents in the Dallas area to sell supplemental Medicare insurance.
“We need passionate health insurance…