Educational Inequalities in Hospital Use Among Older Adults in England, 2004‐2015

  title={Educational Inequalities in Hospital Use Among Older Adults in England, 2004‐2015},
  author={George Stoye and Ben Zaranko and Martin J. Shipley and Martin Mckee and Eric J. Brunner},
  journal={The Milbank Quarterly},
  pages={1134 - 1170}
Policy Points US policymakers considering proposals to expand public health care (such as “Medicare for all”) as a means of reducing inequalities in health care access and use could learn from the experiences of nations where well‐funded universal health care systems are already in place. In England, which has a publicly funded universal health care system, the use of core inpatient services by adults 65 years and older is equal across groups defined by education level, after controlling for… 

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