Having worked and studied in the area of public health for more than 20 years, I read with interest the articles on the projected federal surplus and also "A 2020 Vision for American Health Care."1,2 The poor ranking of the US health care system by the World Health Organization (WHO)3 is based on our system's inequity.
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