Global Health Systems in Distress?

Are global health systems in decline across the board? This great Guardian piece provides perspectives on healthcare in widely divergent countries.

Health systems are not generally broken, despite the myriad Chicken Littles squawking across the globe. Life expectancy is growing in most countries, and innovation that improves outcomes while realigning cost structures is possible. Yes, health feels expensive, but the alternative to a fully functioning health system is terrifying.

A young man screams in pain on the floor of a Bangui hospital in the Central African Republic Hospital in Central African Republic!/img/httpImage/image.jpg_gen/derivatives/article_970/aptopix-central-african-republic-violence.jpg?enlarged



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