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International Profiles of Health Care Systems

International Profiles of Health Care Systems

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The Commonwealth FundJune 2010
International Profiles
 
of Health Care Systems
Australia, Canada, Denmark, England, France, Germany,Italy, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden,Switzerland, and the United States
 
 is a private oundation that promotes a high perormance health care system providing betteraccess, improved quality, and greater efciency. The Fund’s work ocuses particularly on society’s most vulnerable, includinglow-income people, the uninsured, minority Americans, young children, and elderly adults.The Fund carries out this mandate by supporting independent research on health care issues and making grants to improvehealth care practice and policy. An international program in health policy is designed to stimulate innovative policies andpractices in the United States and other industrialized countries.
 
The Commonwealth FundJune 2010
Abstract:
This publication presents overviews o the health care systems o 13countries—Australia, Canada, Denmark, England, France, Germany, Italy, theNetherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United States. Asummary table presents inormation on population, health care spending, number o physicians, hospital spending and utilization, use o health inormation technology,and number o potentially avoidable deaths. Each country summary providesinormation on insurance coverage and benefts, health system fnancing, delivery system organization, quality assurance mechanisms, eorts to improve efciency andcontrol costs, and recent innovations and reorms.To learn more about new publications when they become available, visit the Fund’s Website andregister to receive e-mail alerts. Commonwealth Fund pub. no. 1417.
International Profiles
 
of Health Care Systems
Australia, Canada, Denmark, England, France, Germany,Italy, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden,Switzerland, and the United States

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