Chronic Illness

The Senate Finance Committee held a hearing on the problems faced by patients living with chronic disease illness, and some of the… read more

The Senate Finance Committee held a hearing on the problems faced by patients living with chronic disease illness, and some of the shortcomings in the health care system. Among the witnesses were a heart disease patient, and a woman whose husband suffers from Alzheimer’s Disease. A doctor from Emory Healthcare in Atlanta provided the medical industry perspective of what has worked, and improvements needed, such as better coordination between doctors. close

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

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Program ID:
320440-1
Category:
Senate Committee
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Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 15, 2014
Last Aired:
Aug 28, 2014

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  • Jul 15, 2014 | 10:06am EDT | C-SPAN.org
  • Aug 28, 2014 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 28, 2014 | 5:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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