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Boosting labour productivity growth is key for more inclusive and sustainable growth.
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While there is much to praise in Chile’s health system, the country is still facing a number of serious challenges.
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In the context of rapid economic and demographic change, boosting everyone’s skills will be critical for productivity, innovation and inclusive growth in Chile.
This new OECD series aims to highlight the latest data in selected countries, to explain their health care systems and to provide key information in a clear and concise way. Each country snapshot highlights the most pertinent issues, be it smoking, obesity, surgical interventions, consumption of antibiotics, physicians density, etc., with the help of key statistics and are followed by brief policy recommendations.
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Despite achieving near universal health coverage with a basic benefit package that all health payers must provide, health financing in Chile remains inefficient and inequitable. There is room for improving the system by moving towards a unified, equitable social security system for the entire population.