Jun 4, 2018

The changing economics of health care

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(U.S. Edition) New research from the New England Journal of Medicine finds that many breast cancer patients may not need chemotherapy at all. On today's show, we'll explore the publication's findings, and what avoiding chemotherapy can mean for a patient's…

(U.S. Edition) New research from the New England Journal of Medicine finds that many breast cancer patients may not need chemotherapy at all. On today’s show, we’ll explore the publication’s findings, and what avoiding chemotherapy can mean for a patient’s health and their finances. Afterwards, we’ll discuss the high costs associated with new cancer drugs and who ends up footing the bill, and then we’ll look at how one Catholic organization has come up with an innovative way to make private school more affordable. (06/04/2018)

 

 

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Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC