Frontline (1983– )
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Sick Around the World 

Given the problems facing the U.S. health care system, Frontline looks at other leading capitalist democracies to see how their health care systems operate and whether those systems could be adapted for reform in the United States.

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Ahmed Badat ...
Himself - Shepherds Bush Medical Center
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Himself - Prime Minister (archive footage)
Jeremy Cadle ...
Himself
Hongjen Chang ...
Himself - Former President, Bureau of National Health Insurance
Tsung-Mei Cheng ...
Herself - Princeton University
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Herself - Democratic Presidential Candidate (archive footage) (as Hillary Rodham Clinton)
Pascal Couchepin ...
Himself - President - Swiss Confederation
Ruth Dreifuss ...
Herself - Former President, Swiss Confederation
Detlev Ganten ...
Himself - Chairman - Charite University Hospital - Berlin
Katie Haaser ...
Herself
Nigel Hawkes ...
Himself - Health Editor - The Times
Saito Hidero ...
Himself - President - Nagoya Central Hospital
William Hsiao ...
Himself - Harvard School of Public Health
Naoki Ikegami ...
Himself - School of Medicine - Keio University
Hitoshi Kôno ...
Himself - Director - Kono Medical Clinic
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Given the problems facing the U.S. health care system, Frontline looks at other leading capitalist democracies to see how their health care systems operate and whether those systems could be adapted for reform in the United States.

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