Posts Tagged ‘medical bills’

Infographic: The Impact of U.S. Healthcare Spending

January 24th, 2014 by Jackie Lyons

Medical bills cause more than 60 percent of bankruptcies in the United States, where healthcare is the most expensive in the world, according to an infographic from CauseWish.

This infographic also identifies reasons why individuals are uninsured, shows average prescription spending per person and hospital spending per discharge, and shows the states with the highest uninsured populations.

Statistics and Trends of Healthcare in the U.S.

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Infographic: U.S. Adults Are More Likely to Skip Care and Struggle with Medical Bills Than Adults in Peer Countries

December 5th, 2013 by Jackie Lyons

In the past year, 37 percent of U.S. adults skipped care, according to a new infographic from the Commonwealth Fund, which summarizes the results of a survey of adults in 11 countries.

The infographic also outlines additional struggles in care, including out-of-pocket expenses and more.

U.S. Adults Are More Likely to Skip Care and Struggle with Medical Bills Than Adults in Peer Countries

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