Improving the prognosis of health care in the USA

  title={Improving the prognosis of health care in the USA},
  author={Alison P. Galvani and Alyssa S Parpia and Eric M Foster and Burton H. Singer and Meagan C. Fitzpatrick},
  journal={The Lancet},
Although health care expenditure per capita is higher in the USA than in any other country, more than 37 million Americans do not have health insurance, and 41 million more have inadequate access to care. Efforts are ongoing to repeal the Affordable Care Act which would exacerbate health-care inequities. By contrast, a universal system, such as that proposed in the Medicare for All Act, has the potential to transform the availability and efficiency of American health-care services. Taking into… 

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