Three corporations team up with an aim to reduce employee health costs

Ashish Jha, K.T. Li Professor at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and director, Harvard Global Health Institute, was interviewed January 31, 2018 on NBC’s Today Show about plans announced by three of the nation’s largest corporations — Amazon, JP Morgan Chase, and Berkshire Hathaway — to team up to launch a new company aimed at reducing health costs for their combined one million employees.

“They are the size, scale, and the skills that you need to really disrupt the health care marketplace, and that marketplace really needs disruption,” Jha said.

Watch the Today Show segment: Amazon, Chase, Berkshire Hathaway team up to tackle health care