Risk and Resilience

It's one of the richest countries in the world - yet its healthcare is failing millions

More than 13% of Americans know someone who died after being unable to afford medical care. Image: REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Sean Fleming

Senior Writer, Formative Content

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13.4% of Americans said they know someone who has died after being unable to pay for needed medical treatment. Image: Gallup/West Health
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