Desires, goals for medical care listed by winter SAGE seminar
 


Preventive medicine

Efficiency & less bureaucracy

Accessibility

Everybody covered

Competent workers, practitioners

Communication - transparency

Low cost or no cost

Affordable, reasonable cost, including prescriptions

Choice

Adequate

Can get second opinions

Incentives: what is rewarded? “Do no harm” or "the bottom line"

Scientific research

Comprehensive

(Italic words are my additions based on discussion)