This is the 'disruption' large employers are hoping Amazon brings to healthcare

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In a survey with the National Business Group on Health, employers indicated they are closely watching for healthcare innovation. (iStock/AdrianHancu)

Amazon, JPMorgan and Berkshire Hathaway's buzzy partnership over their employee healthcare announced in January caught plenty of other large employers' attention. 

Sure, it could just end up being just another purchasing coalition.

But if it actually takes advantage of the breadth of Amazon's connection with consumers? That could stand to truly—pardon the overused term—"disrupt" healthcare for employers, said National Business Group on Health President and CEO Brian Marcotte.

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13th Partnering with ACOS & IDNS Summit

This two-day summit taking place on June 10–11, 2019, offers a unique opportunity to have invaluable face-to-face time with key executives from various ACOs and IDNs from the entire nation – totaling over 3.5 million patients served in 2018. Exclusively at this summit, attendees are provided with inside information and data from case studies on how to structure an ACO/IDN pitch, allowing them to gain the tools to position their organization as a “strategic partner” to ACOs and IDNs, rather than a merely a “vendor.”

RELATED: Jamie Dimon: Amazon, Berkshire partnership ‘pissed off’ healthcare companies

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