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September 17, 2022

Are you ready for the understatement of the century? Health care is complicated. Across the 200 or so countries on Earth, there are a lot of different ways people receive health care. In this episode of Crash Course Public Health, we’re going to break down the building blocks that are used to create a health care system and take a look at four of the most common models.

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Introduction to Health Care Systems 00:00
Six Building Blocks 2:03
Beveridge Model 5:18
Bismarck Model 6:37
National Health Insurance Model 7:09
Out-of-Pocket Model 7:35
Goals of Healthcare 10:45
Review & Credits 11:44

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