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Lauren A. Taylor
Lauren A. Taylor is the co-author of The American Health Care Paradox. She is a graduate of Yale College (BA) and Yale School of Public Health (MPH) and now studies global health and medical ethics at Harvard Divinity School, where she is a Presidential Scholar. She worked previously as an oncology chaplain at Massachusetts General Hospital and a program manager at the Yale Global Health Leadership Institute. Follow her @LaurenTaylorMPH

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Distinguishing Health and Health Care

(41) Comments | Posted November 1, 2013 | 9:35 AM

The United States tops the world in high health care spending per capita, and yet Americans rank near the bottom of the pack in terms of health outcomes. Per capita, Americans spend approximately $8,000 per capita on health care compared with the average spending across industrialized countries of about $3,200...

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