Congress should allocate sufficient funds to support and maintain a robust public health infrastructure and population health.
National prevention and health-promotion outreach and education campaigns should be developed and implemented by federal, state, and local governments, alo
Policymakers at all levels should encourage individuals to protect their health by taking advantage of well-funded, evidence-based health-education opportu
The public and private sectors should prioritize consumer and family caregiver engagement in health care.
Consumers should be encouraged and empowered to maintain and, where possible, improve their health.
Government and the private sector should fund provider education and training on consumer and family caregiver engageme
All levels of government and the private sector should provide consumers and their families with the information necessary to make informed choices about t
Policymakers and the private sector should provide individuals and their families with the support they need to advocate on their own behalf in interaction