Surgery, Not Pharma, Is Biggest Healthcare Cost Worry: Gawande

Article 0 Comments Dr. Atul Gawande, a surgeon who was named this week to head the company being formed by Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase to trim employee healthcare costs, on Thursday cited surgery as the single biggest U.S. healthcare cost and said there are ways to both cut […]

Harvard’s Gawande Chosen to Lead Berkshire-Amazon-JPMorgan Health Initiative

Article 0 Comments Atul Gawande, a surgeon and journalist who has written extensively about the U.S. failure to grapple with rising healthcare spending, has been named to head a new health venture for Amazon.com Inc., Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co. The new firm — meant to help […]