Health care is a heated policy debate in Washington. With GOP Senators hoping the 3rd time is the charm on repealing ObamaCare, and Democrats mobilizing behind Medicare for all or single-payer, how other countries manage health care coverage often enters the conversation.
Although universal coverage is a common theme, each nation has their particular approach to health coverage, and there is disagreement among experts on which offers the best.
Recently the NY Times offered a unique take on this debate and selected eight countries to compete in a “tournament,” complete with brackets, randomly assigned seeds, and a panel of judges to weigh in with comments and recommendations.
You can play along at home, and make your picks here.