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IFHP Study Reveals Disparity In Medical Costs Around The Globe
Date:3/26/2013

aps do exist," said IFHP's Sackville.

Costs examined in the study included those from Argentina, Australia, Canada, Chile, France, Germany, India, New Zealand, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland and the United States. The data for the report was gathered from IFHP member organizations in each country.  

The IFHP was founded in 1968 by a group of health fund industry leaders, and is now the leading global network of the industry, with nearly 100 member companies across 25 countries. IFHP aims to assist in the maintenance of high ethical and professional standards throughout the industry. 

For a copy of the report and more information about IFHP, please visit www.ifhp.com.

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