Money and Medicine

  • 2012
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

An examination of the reasons for skyrocketing health-care costs in the U.S., as well as strategies to rein them in. One reason put forth for spiraling costs is a system that rewards health-care providers for quantity of care rather than quality of care. The documentary features remarks from doctors, patients and health-policy experts; relates the real-life...

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An examination of the reasons for skyrocketing health-care costs in the U.S., as well as strategies to rein them in. One reason put forth for spiraling costs is a system that rewards health-care providers for quantity of care rather than quality of care. The documentary features remarks from doctors, patients and health-policy experts; relates the real-life experiences of families grappling with end-of-life decisions; and looks at the controversy that surrounds diagnostic screenings.

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