As shown in the graph above, the US spends much more per capita on healthcare than several other OECD member nations.
This graph shows that the life expectancy in the US is lower than in many other OECD member nations.
This graph demonstrates that the US health system has fewer doctors and nurses per 10,000 population than several other OECD member nations.
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International Health Systems in Perspective Conference (2020): Lessons for US Health Reform
Lessons for US Health Reform Conference (2021): Ideas From Health Care Around the World
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Health Systems Facts is a project of the Real Reporting Foundation. We provide reliable statistics and other data from authoritative sources regarding health systems in the US and sixteen other nations.
Most recent updates May 14, 2022 by Doug McVay, Editor.