en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Health_care_in_the_United_States

Health care in the United States is provided by many distinct organizations. Health care facilities are largely owned and operated by private sector businesses. 58% of US community hospitals are non-profit, 21% are government owned, ...... While chronic disease and multiple co-morbidities became increasingly common ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chronic_condition

A chronic condition is a human health condition or disease that is persistent or otherwise ... In the United States 25% of adults have at least two chronic conditions. ... The majority of US health care and economic costs associated with medical ... While those programs can benefit from funding at different levels (state , federal, ...

www.guidestar.org/profile/61-1462062

Chronic, disease, copay assistance, medication, underinsured, patient ... and other chronic and rare conditions across the U.S. by covering costly co-pays, ...

www.mygooddays.org

Find out which disease states are currently covered, how to apply and who you can turn ... Keep up with the latest developments, from emotional support to funding. ... those with life-altering conditions, from chronic to terminal, in part by helping ... always listening, always responding, always caring. About Us. video preview ...

www.commonwealthfund.org/publications/issue-briefs/2015/oct/us-health-care-global-perspective

Oct 8, 2015 ... Annual Reports · Staff Contact Information · Foundation History · Board of Directors ... High U.S. health care spending due to greater use of medical technology, ... shorter life expectancy and greater prevalence of chronic conditions. ... in 2013 than in the median OECD country (2.6 versus 3.2 physicians per ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK154484

The United States has a relatively weak foundation for primary care and a shortage .... One out of three U.S. patients with a chronic illness or a recent need for ..... that U.S. patients had significantly lower rates, 19.6 percent versus 21.4 percent ...

www.chronicdisease.org/page/whyweneedph2imphc

As the United States seeks ways to regain our economic footing and rebuild ... most common chronic diseases, coupled with productivity losses, will cost the U.S. ... community-based care vs. nursing home placement varies from state to state .... importance of funding for state chronic disease prevention and control efforts ...

www.healthsystemtracker.org/chart-collection/quality-u-s-healthcare-system-compare-countries

May 22, 2017 ... Source: Kaiser Family Foundation analysis of data from OECD (2017), "OECD Health ... to trail the comparable country average by a significant margin (4584 v. ... Disease burden is higher in the U.S. than in comparable countries ... Hospital admissions for certain chronic diseases like circulatory conditions, ...

www.csg.org/knowledgecenter/docs/SOG03ChronicIllness.pdf

the number of Americans with chronic illnesses will increase dramatically. ... of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, CSG is pleased to offer this resource for ..... v. Ibid. E-2. Causes of death in the United States. Source: Centers for Disease  ...