How changing the way we pay for health care could save money and lives

How changing the way we pay for health care could save money and lives

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When its employees are diagnosed with certain common cancers, Walmart offers a new option: a visit to the renowned Mayo Clinic, with the retailer footing the bill. The collaboration, part of Walmart’s “Centers of Excellence” program, isn’t intended for everyone. Patient records are reviewed ahead of time, and selection is done with an eye toward treating those who could be misdiagnosed or mistreated by local doctors, or simply wouldn’t have access to cutting-edge care options back home.

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