health workers, who increasingly feel alienated, and has eroded the confidence of the public in a system beset with problems.
In conclusion, in reforming the health care system for the next decades, health care policymakers in Europe and the United States should constantly keep in mind that health policies should be rooted in thorough analyses of the problems and should be based on feasible and affordable solutions and workable information systems. Moreover, the constant danger of the inertia of policies and solutions becoming a problem should be kept in mind.
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