U.S. Vs. Canadian Health Care Comparison

Students are to find a minimum of four (4) current peer-reviewed resources published within the last 5-7 years.


Paper criteria includes:


What are the benefits/limitations of their health care system vs. the United States system?

What issues are faced by each system related to:



Cost of health care?

Is the overall health of this country’s population better or worse compared to the United States?

Please use benchmarks discussed in this course, such as:  infant mortality rates, maternal mortality rates, mortality rates for cardiovascular disease, life expectancy for males and females, percentage of people with normal body mass, etc.

What percentage of GDP (gross domestic product) does each country spend on health care expenditures?

Does a larger percentage automatically mean better health care?  Explain why or why not.

Paper should be 4 – 6 pages in length excluding title page and reference page, using APA formatting.

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