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Per Capita Health Care Spending & Life Expectancy for OECD Countries

Per Capita Health Care Spending & Life Expectancy for OECD Countries

I often use this provocative chart in my travels – and because it’s a re-creation – I’m often asked to explain it’s origin. In 2011 – Mary Meeker authored a detailed report called simply USA, Inc. Her intent was to look at the U.S. through the accounting lens of a publicly traded corporation – which results in more of a […]

July 28, 2013 | By More
The Breakdown of $1.2 Trillion in U.S. Healthcare Waste

The Breakdown of $1.2 Trillion in U.S. Healthcare Waste

This report is a little dated (2008), but this single chart captures the different categories of waste highlighted in the full report. It was – and still is – pretty amazing.  The full PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) report – The Price Of Excess – is downloadable here. by by

October 23, 2012 | By More