Episode 09 - Dr. Howard Jay Fullman: Medicare, Universal Healthcare, and How The US Compares To Other Countries
Dr. Howard Jay Fullman discusses Medicare's role in insurance coverage, universal healthcare, and how the U.S. compares to other countries regarding healthcare quality with co-hosts Bill Curtis and Dr. Steven Taback.
(3:00) Medicare's historic role in insurance and costs. (5:50) transparency of hospital charges. (8:30) Costs of care. (9:00) Medical advertising on TV. (14:50) Are Probiotics effective? (17:00) United States versus the rest of the world in healthcare.