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U.S. Outspends Other Nations on Health Care, Has Worse Outcomes
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Compared with 12 other developed nations, the U.S. spends the most on health care but has worse health outcomes, according to a new Commonwealth Fund report, HealthDay/U.S. News & World Report reports (Mozes, HealthDay/U.S. News & World Report, 10/8).

Report Details
For the report, the Commonwealth Fund used 2013 data from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development to compare 13 high-income countries. The data compared health care spending, prices, supply and utilization, as well as health outcomes, among: