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Bezos, Buffet and Dimon Bring in Part-Time CEO Gawande: Who Will Be the Muscle?

Posted by Paul Darling on Mon, Jun 25, 2018

Pratap Khedkar co-wrote this blog post with Paul Darling.

Boston-based Atul Gawande needs a new name plate as he adds CEO to an already long list of titles including surgeon, professor, writer and executive director. Gawande is a crusader who’s focused on improving healthcare delivery and accessibility, so company leaders Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett and Jamie Dimon are confident that Gawande’s background and passion make him the ideal ambassador to advocate for and deliver a revamped healthcare experience for their collective employees in their joint healthcare entity, which we like to call “BerkshAmazMorgan.” For Gawande, this chief executive post likely is an appealing opportunity to experiment with an entirely new care delivery paradigm that one day could be applied outside these corporations’ walls.

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Topics: Pratap Khedkar, healthcare ecosystem, Paul Darling, healthcare delivery, BerkshAmazMorgan, health management, employer-driven healthcare

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