Amazon, Berkshire, and JPM are Diving into Healthcare

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JP Morgan Chase announced last month the introduction of their new independent healthcare system, Haven┬áHealthcare. ┬áHaven is targeted to offer more affordable and transparent care to patients, starting with Amazon, BH, and JPM employees and eventually scaling to the public market. The companies, combined, employ over 1.2 million people and insure…

How Direct Primary Care Can Actually Improve Your Profitability

Employers are experimenting with a primary healthcare option that is providing patients with better care, providers with lower risk, and everyone with cost-savings. It's a high claim but it's called Direct Primary Care (DPC)- an information-age take against the traditional fee-for-service payment method. The system is gradually gaining momentum across the United States as the…