OMPARE and CONTRASTING the United States Healthcare System and Japan
CHOOSE one (1) country from the following list. These countries are ranked high on the WHO overall healthcare system rankings:
4. WRITE a paper (750 words) COMPARE and CONTRASTING the United States Healthcare System
a. Read: Holtz, C. (2008). Global health in developed societies: United States. In C. Holtz, Global Healthcare: Issues and policies (pp. 1-21). Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett.
See Module 1 (Term Paper Assignment instructions) for assistance on searching for information about your selected country. Use the following headings:
a. HEADING: Introduction
b. HEADING: Health Statistics and Costs: Comparison Between U.S. and [Selected Country]
Health statistics and costs (life expectancies, mortality rates, major health/illnesses) (% of gross domestic product, per capita expenditures)
c. HEADING: Health Care Financing: Comparison Between U.S. and [Selected County]
Healthcare system financing; How is the provision of heath care financed for its citizens; through public sector [i.e., taxes] or the private sector [i.e.,personal or employer]; or a combination of both)? And, discuss!
d. HEADING: Healthcare Administration: Comparison Between U.S. and [Selected Country]
Healthcare administration (Which government agencies oversee and regulate the provision of health care for its citizens? How do they do that? Example: Ministry of Health. See also Module 2 for list of U.S. agencies).
e. HEADING: Health Care Personnel and Facilities: Comparison Between U.S. and [Selected Country]
Number and type of healthcare personnel and facilities (i.e., physicians, nurses, hospitals).
f. HEADING: Access and Inequality Issues: Comparison Between U.S. and [Selected Country]
Access and inequality issues (Based on the above information, does the country have citizens who are uninsured, underinsured, and/or experience health disparities? Describe access and inequality issues).
o Use the above headings in your paper. In-text citations and a reference list MUST be found in your paper. See the Nursing Student Writing Guidelines Checklist for APA formatting.
I chose Japan to compare with United States
a. You can use this references as the main one to look for US information. I am going to send you adjunct the pdf file with this resource.
Holtz, C. (2008). Global health in developed societies: United States. In C. Holtz, Global Healthcare: Issues and policies (pp. 1-21). Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett.
Please I need the paper on Saturday morning around 10 am