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How a health care system may be evaluated

Identify and discuss the standards by which a health care system may be evaluated

Apply the standards of evaluation in comparing and contrasting the U.S. and Canadian system

Apply the standards of evaluation in evaluating personal coverage

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A healthcare system may be evaluated by standards of efficiency: the responsiveness to the expectations of the population, equity: fair financial contribution and acceptability: Is the popualtion in overall good health?

Both the U.S. and Canada have publicly funded Medicare programs.But the U.S. has other publicly finded components such as the States Child's Health Insurance Program for children from low income families and the Veteran's Hospital Adminstration Program which provides military veterans health benefits through a network of government hospitals. The Canadian government provides a single ...

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The following solution identifies and discusses the standards by which a health care system may be evaluated and how these standards may be applied when comparing and contrasting the U.S. and Canadian health care system. It also explains how the standards of evaluation can be applied in evaluating personal coverage.

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