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Trailer | The Providers

Preview: Season 20 Episode 15 | 30s Video has closed captioning.

Does your zip code determine your life? Those in rural America sometimes lack access to the most basic health care. The Providers gives a very human face to the physician shortage and opioid epidemic in rural areas, following three healthcare professionals in northern New Mexico who offer care to anyone walking through their doors, regardless of ability to pay.

Aired: 04/08/19

Rating: NR

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