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The Resource Sick around America. : investigating the national debate on healthcare reform, a Frontline co-production with the Palfreman Film Group ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; senior producer, Raney Aronson ; co-producer, Kate McMahon ; written, produced and directed by Jon Palfreman

Sick around America. : investigating the national debate on healthcare reform, a Frontline co-production with the Palfreman Film Group ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; senior producer, Raney Aronson ; co-producer, Kate McMahon ; written, produced and directed by Jon Palfreman

Label
Sick around America. : investigating the national debate on healthcare reform
Title
Sick around America.
Title remainder
investigating the national debate on healthcare reform
Statement of responsibility
a Frontline co-production with the Palfreman Film Group ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; senior producer, Raney Aronson ; co-producer, Kate McMahon ; written, produced and directed by Jon Palfreman
Contributor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the United States, more than 2.5 million people lost their jobs last year. Along with losing their livelihood, they lost their health insurance. As the economy continues to spiral downward, the new administration promises to deliver comprehensive health care reform. Investigates the failures and future of the private insurance industry, examining the best and worst of U.S. healthcare by telling the gripping and sometimes tragic stories of ordinary Americans. As the national debate intensifies, the program lays bare the flaws in the system and examines the critical choices Americans face in changing a system that all sides agree needs a fundamental overhaul
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Also available via the World Wide Web.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Frontline (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, Mark Rublee ; editor, Jon Neuburger ; original music, Cal Scott
Dewey number
362.10973
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
RA418.3.U6
LC item number
S53 2009
PerformerNote
Narrated by Will Lyman
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1948-
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  • Aronson-Rath, Raney
  • McMahon, Kate
  • Palfreman, Jon
  • Lyman, Will
  • Scott, Cal
  • Palfreman Film Group
  • WGBH Educational Foundation
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
60
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  • Health care reform
  • Medical care, Cost of
  • Medical care
  • Insurance
  • Medical care
  • Medical policy
Technique
live action
Label
Sick around America. : investigating the national debate on healthcare reform, a Frontline co-production with the Palfreman Film Group ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; senior producer, Raney Aronson ; co-producer, Kate McMahon ; written, produced and directed by Jon Palfreman
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Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on Frontline, Mar. 31, 2009
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1198002
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.)
Isbn
9780793670673
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887010689
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FRL62710
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1198002
  • (Sirsi) 1198002
  • (OCoLC)317890012
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (enhanced); Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sick around America. : investigating the national debate on healthcare reform, a Frontline co-production with the Palfreman Film Group ; WGBH Educational Foundation ; senior producer, Raney Aronson ; co-producer, Kate McMahon ; written, produced and directed by Jon Palfreman
Link
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on Frontline, Mar. 31, 2009
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1198002
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.)
Isbn
9780793670673
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887010689
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FRL62710
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1198002
  • (Sirsi) 1198002
  • (OCoLC)317890012
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (enhanced); Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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