- As it is said, countries don’t attract what they want but what they are. Therefore, though we claim to want quality health care, we as a people have failed to invest our thinking into how to convert this wish into a need.
Unpicking our way out of Health Delivery Stagnation
According to A.A. Milne, “The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majority. A second-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the minority. A first-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking.” Throughout history, it has been known that thoughts and not our wishes, build a nation. In “As a man thinketh” James Allen argues, “A man is literally what he thinks, plans and acts upon.” In essence, outcomes are indicative of plans, actions and or inactions of yesteryear.