PBS NewsHour

Critical Care: America vs the World

Special | 56m 5s | Video has closed captioning.

Millions of Americans have no health insurance, and live in fear that one illness could bankrupt them. Even though the U.S. spends far more on health care than other high-income nations, Americans still die of preventable diseases at greater rates. The PBS NewsHour special “Critical Care: America vs the World,” examines how other nations achieve universal care for less money, with better outcomes.

Aired: 04/01/21

Rating: NR

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