America’s Hypocritical Oath.
Today we’re doing some level setting on healthcare in the U.S.—a long requested topic. We navigate this unf*cking based on direct queries from the Unf*ckers, creating a baseline that helps establish a foundation for related features down the road and an understanding of the moving parts and shared language for the challenges we face. Stay tuned, as next week we’re going to delve deep into the Affordable Care Act.
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- 00:00:04 | King Rose Archives: Universal Health Care Testimony in Congress in 1950s
- 00:00:22 | JFK'S "Health Care" Speech From Madison Square Garden (May 20, 1962)
- 00:00:44 | The Obama White House: President Obama Speaks on Health Reform
- 00:00:53 | CNN: Obamacare: If you like your plan, you can keep it?
- 00:01:03 | CNN: Trump: Obamacare is a disaster
- 00:01:08 | Senator Bernie Sanders: Floor Statement on Single-Payer Health Care
- 00:03:21 | Ace Ventura: I'm a Doctor, NOT A POOLMAN!
- 00:09:34 | CNN: Biden calls out GOP lawmakers ahead of signing Inflation Reduction Act
- 00:14:20 | Senator Bernie Sanders: LIVE: The Good and the Bad of the Inflation Reduction Act
- 00:21:59 | Fletch: Autopsy Assistant
- 00:25:59 | Airplane: Is There a Doctor?
- 00:28:56 | Evita: The Money Keeps Rolling In
- 00:30:34 | Patch Adams: To Be a Great Doctor
- 00:35:50 | Childrens Hospital: Medical Mystery
- 00:36:35 | Peter Bergman Vicks Formula 44 Commercial (1986)
- 00:37:05 | John Q: Health Insurance
- 00:37:24 | Arrested Development: The Literal Doctor
- 01:12:33 | Parks and Recreation: Andy & April Visit The Hospital
The New York Times: Big Changes Are Coming for Health Care Costs
Health System Tracker: National Health Spending Explorer
CMS.gov: NHE Fact Sheet
Milton Friedman: How to Cure Health Care
Medtronic: Annual Report
Abbott Laboratories: Annual Report
Stryker: 2021 Comprehensive Report
HCA Healthcare, Inc: Annual Report
UHS: Annual Report
UnitedHealth Group: Annual Report
Humana: 2021 Annual Report
Anthem, Inc: Annual Report
Pfizer: Annual Report
Merck & Co: Annual Report
AbbVie Inc: Annual Report