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In the News: Elizabeth Krause Comments on Commonwealth Fund Study

cmwf infographic“The United States health care system is among the most expensive in the world, but that doesn’t mean it’s good.”

The Commonwealth Fund recently released the results of a study, “Mirror, Mirror on the Wall, 2014 Update: How the U.S. Health Care System Compares Internationally.” If you take a glance at the infographic from the Commonwealth Fund below, you’ll quickly realize: we don’t.

Amanda Cuda, reporter for the Connecticut Post, sums it up in her article heading: “U.S. health care at bottom of the class.” Cuda interviewed, among others, our vice president of policy & communications, Elizabeth Myung Sook Krause.

You can read the article here.


Infographic used with permission from the Commonwealth Fund. Please visit their site for a high-resolution version.