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Comparing Health Systems in Four Countries: Lessons for the United States

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Title:

Comparing Health Systems in Four Countries: Lessons for the United States

URL:

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1447691/

Content Source:

Other
NCBI
Type: Informational Material

Overview:

Health systems of 4 countries are examined: Canada, France, Germany, and Great Britain (United Kingdom). From the 4 country reports published in this issue of the American Journal of Public Health, 10 crosscutting themes emerge: (1) coverage, (2) funding, (3) costs, (4) providers, (5) integration, (6) markets, (7) analysis, (8) supply, (9) satisfaction, and (10) leadership. Lessons for the United States are presented under each point.

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 10-12
World Health
WH.5.3) Predict the potential short- and long-term impacts of poor decision-making on world health issues.

Examples: rising cost of medical care

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 10-12
World Health
WH.6.1) Research the needs, strengths, and risks of long-term goals for addressing world health issues.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 10-12
World Health
WH.7.2) Compare healthy practices and behaviors of people from various world-wide locations.

Examples: immunizations, wellness checkups

Tags: global health, health challenges, world health
License Type: Public Domain
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Author: Ginger Aaron-Brush
The event this resource created for:ALEX Resource Development Summit