Amazon, J.P. Morgan, and Berkshire Hathaway have teamed up to address healthcare. This is a sign of the frustration a substantial number of businesses have with the current U.S. healthcare system. While their focus is on their employees, these firms might very well find a way to revolutionize the delivery of medical care including mitigating costs.
According to Daniel Carlin, M.D., CEO of WorldClinic and author of The World of Concierge Medicine, “The partnership among these companies has profound effects for the future of healthcare and shows that companies are no longer interested in supporting a broken system. Part of the solution will likely be connected care.