Healthcare: The Price is Not Right
Dr. Elisabeth Rosenthal shares a treatment plan for our healthcare system.
In this episode, Dr. Elisabeth Rosenthal shares a treatment plan for our broken healthcare system. Elisabeth is an ER doctor turned reporter, and author of the New York Times bestselling book, An American Sickness: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take it Back. Her book reveals the dangerous, expensive, and dysfunctional American healthcare system, and tells us exactly what we can do to fix it. Dr. Rosenthal spent 22 years as a correspondent at the New York Times before joining Kaiser Health News as Editor-in-Chief about five years ago.
“It’s a good healthcare system. It delivers good healthcare, but the prices are unaffordable. And the way the prices are manipulated… in any other industry would be considered fraud.”