Gains to be had with a great healthcare team

To be treated as a person not as a disease

To be health / well and happy 

good value for money 

To be in control 

Understand my illness/condition 

Feel respected by having respectful interactions 


More value 

Mastery and management 

Be able to do things: Activities of daily living, enjoyable activities, 

loose weight 

relieve pain

personalised service 

holistic health

long term or short term results

thorough care

pinpoint what's wrong or in the way 

alternatives to medications 

to feel cared and respected, supported, relationship, empathy and trust

know what to do and why to restore health

improved motivation to do the right thing

improved communication and coordination of my care, putting me in the middle, not the doctors