How coronavirus broke America’s healthcare system | Curio

How coronavirus broke America’s healthcare system

27 mins | May 8, 2020

The US spends $3.6tn a year on health — why does the pandemic threaten so many of its hospitals? "As coronavirus has swept across the US, it has also ravaged the country’s healthcare system. Even with money from a $175bn bailout, many hospitals are facing critical cash shortages, because they have had to cancel the elective procedures that they rely on to make money." Leslie Hook and Hannah Kuchler explore in the Financial Times.

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From Financial Times