Signs of Disruption Continue In Healthcare

In the wake of the just announced deal for CVS to buy Aetna, UnitedHealth has news that is more evidence of significant, and possibly disruptive, changes to the traditional healthcare model. The New York Times reports that “UnitedHealth’s $4.9 billion takeover of a physician group from DaVita may not be as big as CVS’s deal for Aetna. But it highlights how fast traditional boundaries in health care are dissolving.