The United States spends 20 percent of its GDP
(an estimated $2.8 trillion in 2013) - on health care system. This makes the
US the most expensive on the planet. The United States has a life expectancy
of 78.4 years at birth. The U.S, ranks 50th among 221 nations and 27th out
of the 34 industrialized OECD countries, down from 20th in 1990.
President’s Advisory Counsel on Medicine
Department of Education recognize an
Reduce the Cost of Medical Education
Authorize Studies on Malpractice and
Permitting the continued restriction or delay
of the numbers of licensees while witnessing an aging population this
shortage is certain to become worse.
Solutions include establish a President’s
Advisory Council on Medicine. Require openness and transparency.
For full details on IAOMC’s Letter to the President