Today, Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JP MorganChase made an announcement that their three mega-successful organizations will partner together to innovate new ways of cutting healthcare costs and streamlining the process for their combined 1.1 million U.S. employees. While the fate of healthcare is still unknown in the wake of Obamacare, this may be the tipping point for change in an industry where escalating costs are causing a real strain for most Americans.

This could be just the shake-up needed to right the instability and uncertainty of the healthcare industry and give patients more of what they want: high-quality care and outcomes they’ve come to expect with the accessibility, affordability, and service excellence they now demand.

Here are some thoughts from ILS President and Chief Experience Officer about today’s big announcement and what it means for industry leaders: