A new system of wellbeing and health Hands up who would go to the physician when they are feeling good? Hands up who goes to the doctor to discuss how they are able to stay well just? The truth is many of us drag ourselves off to the physician only when there are symptoms of trouble, when we are feeling sick. So why do we refer to the complete network of doctors and hospitals as a health system when the truth is it is a system designed for people who are decidedly harmful – some would argue, a monopoly that supports disease? Dr Donohoe will argue that by looking at health insurance and disease as a continuum and by trading additional money into disease avoidance and health advertising strategies there would be long term financial savings locally and a healthier population.But the extraordinary partisan weather that has dogged this Congress is currently presenting yet another lobbying oddity of the growing season: No one is for certain when and what direction to go’ . This article is republished with kind permission from our friends at The Kaiser Family Foundation. You can view the complete Kaiser Daily Health Plan Statement, search the archives, or sign up for email delivery of in-depth coverage of health policy developments, discussions and debates.