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A healthcare entrepreneur’s wish list for Amazon, JP Morgan and Berkshire Hathaway

Three of the great brands in American business have announced they are creating a new independent business to attack the challenge of healthcare in our country. There are three core areas where I hope they focus.

Personalizing healthcare support beyond the four walls

People want personalized healthcare support from providers, but a trusted relationship outside of the four walls of healthcare can be the key.

Personalized advocacy + TPAs for employers

Employers are moving their health and benefit strategies to a combination of third-party administrators with Personalized Advocacy solutions. Plan flexibility is just one of the benefits, as rising healthcare costs and employee satisfaction are priorities for employers. Is the TPA + Advocacy strategy right for you?

Help your employees meet their New Year’s resolutions — without the resolutions

The fact that the vast majority of New Year's resolutions fail is unfortunate not only for the individual but also for their employer, which has a strong incentive to help their employees lead healthier, happier lives. It's time to do things differently.

Spotlight on Accolade Medical Director Lisa Comperatore, MD, PhD

Today Lisa is a medical director at Accolade, a position that enables her to do precisely what she loves—positively impact not just individuals and families but larger populations, and help make the healthcare system work better.

Better than corporate tax reductions: controlling the healthcare expense

If the goal is to increase U.S. competitiveness and put more money into the pockets of working families to stimulate growth, the most direct path might be found in employer healthcare – rather than corporate tax reform.

Is digital health dead? Or is it just getting started?

What would happen if all of these digital health solutions were instead connected – part of a larger, fully integrated healthcare ecosystem that revolves around the consumer?

A demand marketer’s dream job: promoting a life-changing healthcare advocacy solution

"We are spreading the word about something that can profoundly change or save lives. Who wouldn’t want to do this kind of work?" - Lyndi Thompson, Sr. Demand Marketing Manager

Employers and data: The key to improving the experience and cost of healthcare

Employers are incented, positioned and empowered to achieve a goal that the healthcare system has failed to achieve on its own: the timely, secure use of personal health data to optimize care for individuals.

More than Data: Protecting Healthcare Information

Personal health information is more than data, and this is something that we never lose sight of at Accolade.