How are We Going to Make a Difference?
Liberty is to the collective body what Health is to the individual – Thomas Jefferson
Consumers are the most under utilized resource in the health care system. And they vote 3 times a day + snacks.
Great panelists for the final session.
No one is big enough to be independent of others. – Father of Mayo Founders
David Rosenman giving Kudos to Washington for their leadership in health reform
Lygeia: We are not just treating the physical body. We have to deal with the emotional side.
Margaret: How do we bring great entrepreneurs to Health Care. [Ed: it’s what we call http://healthca.mp]
David: Organizations can’t afford to be independent of others. The potholes are if organizations think they are big enough to act alone.
Lygeia: Health 2.0 is a movement
Margaret: Taking ideas to demonstration. Then Taking Ideas to Scale. We need to work on the latter. How do Foundations invest with synergy. How do we create a sustainable innovation ecosystem. Great ideas to market adoption.
Stephen: Improving health requires advocacy in other non-health areas. eg. housing standards.
Health Impact Assessments for big developments. RWJF popularizing the concept and developing guidelines and standards. Source data will be environmental and Observations of Daily Living – Not the Medical Record.
Now the final wrap up by Matthew and Indu