Health For Life

Better Health, Better Health Care

Most Efficient Affordable Care


America will not be satisfied unless and until the cost of health coverage and health care are affordable.


  • More informed decision making
  • Better manage chronic disease
  • Evaluate the efficacy and use of new technologies and medicines 
  • Spend resources on care, not paperwork and legal costs
  • Well-educated workforce in sufficient numbers and with needed mix of skills

Public Policy Ideas for Change 

  • Simplify the working of public and private insurance
  • Focus on chronic care management
  • Create a better alternative to today’s liability system*
  • Test payment redesign to reward quality providers who follow recommended “best practices”*
  • Redefine roles for workers to meet future care needs
  • Renovate the education of health care professionals and the broader health care workforce
  • Make available to consumers meaningful information on the quality, price, use, and comparative effectiveness of health care services
  • Analyze the comparative effectiveness, risks, and benefits of new technologies, medicines, practices, and procedures for individual conditions
  • Expand educational capacity and emphasize early math and science learning to meet current and future health care workforce needs
  • Invest in America’s public health
  • Test payment redesign to give provider groups a single amount to manage the entire episode of a patient’s care and better coordinate care*
  • Adequately fund national performance improvement measurement*



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