Healthcare Policy

What is Going on with Healthcare in the Developed World, and Why is America so Far Behind?

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The 4 Health Policy Models

The Bismarck Model

Example Bismarck Country: France

GDP Spent on Healthcare: 11.2%

Total Health Expenditure Per Capita: 3,700

Public Health Expenditure Per Capita: 2,875

Life Expectancy: 81 years

The Beveridge Model

Example Beveridge Country: Britain

GDP Spent on Healthcare: 8.7%

Total Health Expenditure Per Capita: 3,130

Public Health Expenditure Per Capita: 2,585

Life Expectancy: 79.7 years

The National Model

Example National Healthcare Country: Canada

GDP Spent on Healthcare: 10.4%

Total Health Expenditure Per Capita: 4,080

Public Health Expenditure Per Capita: 2,863

Life Expectancy: 80.7 years

The Out of Pocket Model

Example Pay out of pocket Country: India

GDP Spent on Healthcare: ??

Total Health Expenditure Per Capita: ??

Public Health Expenditure Per Capita: ??

Life Expectancy: ??

Healthcare in the US

GDP Spent on Healthcare: 16%

Total Health Expenditure Per Capita: 7,670

Public Health Expenditure Per Capita: 3,507

Life Expectancy: 77.9 years

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