PBS NewsHour

Even a haircut can prompt a conversation about health care

Clip: 12/12/2018 | 2m 43s Video has closed captioning.

In the old days, a man went to a barber shop for a haircut and a shave. But at Urban Kutz in Cleveland, patrons are more likely to be wearing a blood pressure cuff than a neck wrap. Gabriel Kramer of the PBS station Ideastream shares a story about a barber whose customers were “starting to disappear” and who decided to turn his shop into a health care resource as a result.

Aired: 12/12/18

Rating: NR

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