Rice & Roses #407 : Medical Costs: Is a National Health Insurance Law the Answer?

Max Roffman hosts a panel discussion about the ever-increasing costs of healthcare. Sister Maureen from St. Francis Hospitals, Marian Lenchanko from the Hawaiʻi Nurses Association, and State Senator Anson Chong help explain why costs keep rising for patients nationwide. Other topics include for-profit healthcare, national healthcare insurance, improved technology, maintaining new equipment, better utilization of staff, and more specialized training being required.

Languages: English


  • Public affairs

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