Chronic Disease Prevention and Management

CNBC Chief Washington Correspondent John Harwood moderated this panel discussion entitled: “Health Care Debate in the 2008… read more

CNBC Chief Washington Correspondent John Harwood moderated this panel discussion entitled: “Health Care Debate in the 2008 Presidential Election: Are We Hearing Enough About Chronic Disease?” Topics included the differences and similarities between Senators McCain and Obama’s health care reform positions. According to Kenneth Thorpe, chronic disease expenses are 75 percent of total health care costs. 

“Fighting Chronic Disease: The Missing Link in Health Reform” was a forum sponsored by The Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease and Emory University’s Institute for Advanced Policy Solutions at the Willard InterContinental Hotel. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
205854-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 6, 2008
Last Aired:
Jun 16, 2008

Airing Details

  • Jun 06, 2008 | 2:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 07, 2008 | 2:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 16, 2008 | 5:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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