- Attention will be paid to aligning the efforts of the public and private sectors.
- Quality improvement will be driven by supporting innovation, evaluating efforts around the country, rapid-cycle learning, and disseminating evidence about what works.
- Consistent national standards will be promoted, while maintaining support for local, community, and State-level activities that are responsive to local circumstances.
- Primary care will become a bigger focus, with special attention towards the challenges faced by vulnerable populations, including children, older adults, and those with multiple health conditions.
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