Women in the United States are behind their counterparts in other high-income countries in terms of access to health care and health status. This brief from the Commonwealth Fund compares U.S. women’s health status, affordability of health plans, and ability to access and utilize care with women in 10 other high-income countries by using international data. Includes access to downloadable PowerPoint presentation and other useful materials.
Kaiser Health News (KHN) is a nonprofit news organization that focuses on health care policy and politics. KHN is an editorially-independent program of the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF). The KHN Blog, Capsules, provides roundups of health reform news, editorial, and updates on implementation and deadlines. Many useful resources specific to women’s health.