Discuss coverage for preexisting conditions in the two healthcare systems.
A. Compare the U.S. healthcare system with the healthcare system of Great
Britain, Japan, Germany, or Switzerland, by doing the following:
- Identify one country from the following list whose healthcare system you will
compare to the U.S. healthcare system: Great Britain, Japan, Germany, or
- Compare access between the two healthcare systems for children, people
who are unemployed, and people who are retired.
a. Discuss coverage for medications in the two healthcare systems.
b. Determine the requirements to get a referral to see a specialist in the
two healthcare systems.
c. Discuss coverage for preexisting conditions in the two healthcare
- Explain two financial implications for patients with regard to the healthcare
delivery differences between the two countries (i.e.; how are the patients
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