The OECD has compiled data on dozens of outcomes and process Those countries are not represented in the averages calculated for these
Well, here we go again. More new studies that indict the U.S. healthcare system directly and, by inference, America's physicians have been
Among 11 countries, US ranks last for health outcomes, equity and quality. The U.S. has spends more on healthcare than any high-income country, yet Americans have poor health outcomes and a worsening life expectancy when compared with other countries, according to a report from the The Commonwealth Fund.
In 2016, the U.S. spent 17.8 percent of its gross domestic product (GDP) on healthcare. Other countries' spending ranged from a low of 9.6 percent of GDP Inequalities in innovation, costs and outcomes may be reasons the
Although the United States spends more on healthcare than other developed countries, its health outcomes are generally no better.
In 2016, the U.S. spent nearly twice as much on health care as other high-income countries, yet had poorer population health outcomes.
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The U.S. spends more on healthcare than other countries with similar economic status, yet its health outcomes are worse in many ways.
Ranking the Top Healthcare Systems by Country “Most troubling, the U.S. fails to achieve better health outcomes than the other countries,
Spending, Use of Services, Prices, and Health in 13 Countries and health outcomes across 13 high-income countries: Australia, Canada, .. RAND, 2011); and T. Johnson, Healthcare Costs and U.S. Competitiveness (New