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In the Future, All Business Will Be Part Of Healthcare

It’s no secret that we need better models for healthcare. America’s healthcare system is under intense scrutiny, with many discussions focusing on how we can apply pressure on hospitals and consumers in order to reduce the cost of care and prevent the spread of chronic disease.

While the focus on supply-side and demand-side strategies is certainly warranted, we will also need to look beyond hospitals and clinics to make good health within reach for all. Almost every industry has the potential to contribute to the continuum of healthy living. In the future, businesses that can serve as health allies will play an instrumental role in preventing disease and creating infrastructure and environments that boost health. Here are three business allies that social entrepreneurs are partnering with to unlock health and wellbeing: