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The Truth about U.S.A.
The Commonwealth Fund
published in its "Mirror, Mirror" article that USA healthcare ranked
dead last when compared to 11 other developed nations. The USA ranked last
place in areas of access to care, administrative efficiency, equity, and
healthcare outcomes. Despite spending far more on
healthcare than other high-income nations, the U.S. scored poorly on many key
health measures including: preventable hospital admissions, postoperative
complications, and maternal mortality. While coming in last place is
horrible in itself (for a country that claims to have the best healthcare
system in the world), it is the sheer number of lives that are affected that
really matters. Imagine if two jumbo jets with seats filled to capacity crashing,
killing everyone on board. Every single day. The equivalent happens from
medical error deaths every day in the good ole USA. Each year, an estimated
quarter of a million Americans (estimate 250,000 - 440,000) die from medical
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