Forum: Health Care In America

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air dates: February 22/25, 2017) — This is the first in a series of Campus-Community dialogues being held this spring, titled “Understanding our Differences, Shaping Our Future,” organized by the Departments of Political Science and Social and Behavioral Sciences.

The focus of the discussion is Health Care in America. How might Republicans now go about replacing it the Affordable Care Act? And what is the state of our health care system now?

The panelists include: Dr. Vivian Lee, Senior Vice President, University of Utah Health Sciences, and CEO of University of Utah Health Care; State Sen. Brian Shiozawa; Dr. Joseph Miner, Executive Director, Utah Health Department; Professor Norm Waitzman, Co-Director of the Health Society, and Policy program; and Cindy Berg (moderator), Professor in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences and the Department of Phycology. This forum was recorded on February 16, 2017.