EMBARGOED

NOT FOR RELEASE BEFORE 4:00 P.M. E.T., WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2017


Media Teleconference

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

1:30 p.m. E.T.

Agenda

1:30 – 1:35 p.m. Introduction:

1:35 – 1:50 p.m. Highlights from the 2017 Commonwealth Fund International Health Policy Survey in Eleven Countries

  • Robin Osborn, Vice President and Director, International Health Policy and Practice Innovations Program, The Commonwealth Fund

1:50 p.m. Q and A



When the embargo lifts, a summary of the Health Affairs article will be available at: http://www.commonwealthfund.org/publications/in-the-literature/2017/nov/older-americans-sicker-and-faced-more-financial-barriers-to-care.

The survey findings will be available at: http://www.commonwealthfund.org/interactives-and-data/surveys/international-health-policy-surveys/2017/2017-international-survey.