Conversations on Health Care

Series produced by CHC Radio

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Conversations on Health Care is a radio show about the opportunities for reform and innovation in the health care system.

Conversations on Health Care is a radio show about the opportunities for reform and innovation in the health care system. In addition to health care headlines, the centerpiece of each show is a feature story and conversation with an innovator in the delivery of care from around the globe. Co-hosts Mark Masselli and Margaret Flinter each bring four decades of experience in overcoming the barriers that block access to care in their work at community health centers. Their conversations with creative thinkers and doers from all parts of the field will enlighten and inspire all who believe that Health Care is a Right, Not a Privilege. Conversations is broadcast from WESU on the campus of Wesleyan University, and is underwritten by Community Health Center, Inc.


313 Pieces

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Congressman John Larson, Chairman of the Democratic Caucus, on the historic House vote for health care reform.

  • Added: Apr 22, 2010
  • Length: 25:31
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Dr. Cecil Wilson, president-elect of the American Medical Association, on the impact of health reform on health care, medicine and society.

  • Added: Apr 23, 2010
  • Length: 25:04
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Stuart Altman, a leading health-care economist, on meeting the future demands under health-care reform.

  • Added: Apr 23, 2010
  • Length: 25:00
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Immigration and healthcare reform: Dr. Danielle Ofri shares her unique perspective.

  • Added: Apr 23, 2010
  • Length: 25:41
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A futurist perspective on health care with Dr. Ed O’Neil, Director of the Center for the Health Professions, and Professor in the Departments of Fa...

  • Added: Apr 28, 2010
  • Length: 25:40
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Rebecca Patton, President of the American Nurses Association, on the critical role of nursing in meeting the challenge of healthcare access and tra...

  • Added: May 05, 2010
  • Length: 26:15
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Governor Bill Ritter of Colorado on leading health-care reform at the state level.

  • Added: May 12, 2010
  • Length: 25:31
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Mark Bertolini, president of Aetna, on the insurance industry’s response to health-care reform.

  • Added: May 19, 2010
  • Length: 25:33
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Mildred Thompson, deputy director of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Center to Prevent Childhood Obesity, discusses childhood obesity and the ca...

  • Added: May 26, 2010
  • Length: 25:38
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Dr. Brent James, chief quality officer at Intermountain Healthcare, discusses his groundbreaking approach to clinical quality improvement.

  • Added: Jun 02, 2010
  • Length: 25:44
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Dr. Howard Adelman, co-director of the national School Mental Health Project, a strategy to bring behavioral health services to schools.

Bought by KWIS 88.3 FM and KVSC


  • Added: Jun 09, 2010
  • Length: 25:45
  • Purchases: 2
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Dr. Paul Grundy, IBM’s global director of health care and founder of the Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative.

  • Added: Jun 16, 2010
  • Length: 25:46
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Dr. Amelie Ramirez, director of Salud America!,a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation national research program and network to prevent obesity among Lati...

  • Added: Jun 23, 2010
  • Length: 26:17
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Congresswoman Lois Capps, U.S. Representative of California and founder of the House Nursing Caucus, discusses her commitment to quality health car...

  • Added: Jun 30, 2010
  • Length: 24:05
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VHA Under Secretary for Health, Dr. Robert Petzel, discusses why this has become a model system of care.

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio


  • Added: Jul 07, 2010
  • Length: 26:13
  • Purchases: 1
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Todd Park, Chief Technology Officer at the Department of Health and Human Services, talk about technology and health.

  • Added: Jul 14, 2010
  • Length: 24:37
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Lowell Weicker, former U.S. senator and governor of Connecticut and current president of the Trust for America's Health.

  • Added: Jul 21, 2010
  • Length: 24:44
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Dr. William Kassler, chief medical officer for the New England region of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

  • Added: Jul 28, 2010
  • Length: 25:52
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Dr. Fitzhugh Mullan—physician, activist, and champion of primary care.

  • Added: Sep 10, 2010
  • Length: 25:20
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Dr. Lisa Dulsky Watkins, associate director of the Vermont Blueprint for Health, discusses Vermont’s medical home project.

  • Added: Sep 15, 2010
  • Length: 25:31