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5 things to know about Haven — the new health care venture involving Amazon

The new health venture from Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JP Morgan Chase now has a name — Haven.

The trio of big-name companies behind this new entity has also launched a new digital presence for the emerging brand at HavenHealthCare.com.

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Here’s what you need to know about Haven health care

By Clark Howard Staff  |

The venture that became Haven was first announced in January 2018. Now, after a year-plus wait, a few more details about what exactly it will be and do are finally emerging.

  1. The venture hopes to enact positive change in health care on three fronts — It will seek “to address issues like making primary care easier to access, insurance benefits simpler to understand and easier to use, and prescription drugs more affordable,” according to the site’s FAQ.

  2. Haven is taking an “if you build it, they will come” approach

  3. Haven will not be a for-profit company

  4. Employees of Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, Chase and their families will benefit first

  5. Haven should not to be confused with the life insurance company of the same name

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SOURCE: https://clark.com/health-health-care/haven-health-care/

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