Reforming U.S. Health Care

Dr. Denis Cortese, president and chief executive officer of the Mayo Clinic, spoke about the need for reforming both health insurance… read more

Dr. Denis Cortese, president and chief executive officer of the Mayo Clinic, spoke about the need for reforming both health insurance and the health care delivery system. The Mayo Clinic has been cited by President Obama and others as a model for health care services and cost control. Dr. Cortese talked about developing a patient-focused system and urged members of Congress work together to reform the current health care system. He responded to questions submitted by members of the audience. close

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

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Reforming U.S. Health Care

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National Press Club
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National Press Club Speech
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 18, 2009
Last Aired:
Sep 21, 2009

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  • Sep 18, 2009 | 1:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 18, 2009 | 8:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 18, 2009 | 10:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 19, 2009 | 1:30am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 21, 2009 | 7:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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