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U.S. Health Care Ranks Low Among Developed Nations: Report

Posted on Jun 27, 2010 in Uncategorized

Despite high cost, it delivers too little to patients, Commonwealth Fund says By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter Lifestyle HealthDay/ScoutNews LLC WEDNESDAY, June 23 (HealthDay News) — Compared with six other industrialized nations, the United States ranks last when it comes to many measures of quality health care, a new report concludes. Despite having the costliest health care system in the world, the United States is last or next-to-last in quality, efficiency, access to care, equity and the ability of its citizens to lead long, healthy, productive lives, according to a new...

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