Tag: infant mortality

The Health Care Debate Is About The Wrong Issues

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WE DO NOT HAVE THE BEST HEALTH CARE IN THE WORLD – IN FACT WE ARE NOT EVEN REALLY COMPETITIVE WITH OUR PEERS IN THE DEVELOPED WORLD

“The United States was number 1 in terms of health care spending per capita but ranked 39th for infant mortality, 43rd for adult female mortality, 42nd for adult male mortality, and 36th for life expectancy.”

More Blather about Healthcare from "Experts"

Acknowledge the basic facts about how the healthcare system is working today. Yesterday in a radio interview, “How to conquer health care challenges”, with Professor Glenn Melnick  from the Rand Corporation and USC, we were again offered up “expert” opinion that does…

Health Care Crisis – the data

Be sure to scroll down to the “Yellow” coded scores for the US. Comparative Health System Data Health Spending per Capita 2002 Infant Mortality per 1000 Births 2003 Life Expectancy in Years at Birth 2003 1 United States $4,271 1…