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The aerospace giant has direct contracts with health care systems in four markets. Should insurers worry that other large employers will cut them out and start dealing directly with integrated delivery systems?
Some experts say that investors funding innovative startup companies can disrupt American health care, making it smarter and more efficient. Others warn that incentives must change if VC money is to make a real difference.