Bar graph of deaths per 100,00 people amenable to health care. Rates are depicted for several OECD countries, indicating that the United States is in the top five for health care associated mortality

FIGURE 1-3Mortality amenable to health care among OECD nations

SOURCE: Based on data from OECD, 2006.

From: 1, Engineering a Learning Healthcare System

Cover of Engineering a Learning Healthcare System
Engineering a Learning Healthcare System: A Look at the Future: Workshop Summary.
Institute of Medicine (US) and National Academy of Engineering (US) Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2011.
Copyright © 2011, National Academy of Sciences.

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