Health care has long been controversial and is certainly among the more partisan problems in American politics today - at least among political leaders. READ MORE
We all deserve accessible, high quality and reasonably priced health care. This goal is important for employers and governments as well. But efforts to achieve this goal often exclude patients, doctors, consumers and communities.
We help the public understand and grapple with the complexities of health care, including how to improve access, quality and affordability. We bring the perspectives of the public into debates on how to improve our nation's health care system. Our work informs decision making about new programs and policies and helps to strengthen the publicís role in problem solving on public health and health care.