Search the Archive

Medicine: Medical Hospital Bills (Part II) #1039120

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Feb 21, 2013
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Jake Tapper) A "Time" magazine special report on why medical bills are so high re-introduced.

(No location given: Drew Griffin) How hospitals, including non-profits, are pulling in so much money from billing examined; details given about the high CEO pay packages. [Medical Billing Advocates Pat PALMER†- comments on the specifics of hospital billing.] ["Time" magazine reporter Steven BRILL - says you cannot understand a hospital bill.] [Oakwood Health Care System Dr. Malcolm HENOCH†- talks about the billing process with the cost of drawing blood cited as an example.] The overall cost of hospital care in the US discussed.

Tapper, Jake;
Griffin, Drew

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.