Patients of the Hospital Calderon Guardia in San Jose RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP/GettyImages



作为一个中等收入国家,哥斯达黎加致力于普及全民医疗,这带来了较好的健康结果,而花费也比大部分其他国家更低。事实上,哥斯达黎加的预期寿命名列美洲第三——仅次于加拿大和百慕大,遥遥领先于美国。我们的新报告《构建繁荣的初级医疗体系:哥斯达黎加的故事》(Building a Thriving Primary Health-Care System: The Story of Costa Rica)揭示了它的成功奥秘。


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