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Shows featuring Dr. Linda Peeno

  • HMO Whisteblower Dr. Linda Peeno on the Subordination of Healthcare to a For-Profit System Peeno62107
    A decade ago Dr. Linda Peeno made headlines when she told Congress about her work as a medical reviewer for the giant HMO Humana, where she says she denied a man life-saving medical care in order to boost company profits. She would go on to become one of the country’s best-known whistleblowers about HMOs and the healthcare industry. [includes rush transcript]
    June 21, 2007 | Story
  • Interview with Al Lewis better known as Grandpa from "The Munsters"
    An interview with Al Lewis, known throughout the world as Grandpa Munster from the TV show "The Munsters". Lewis recounts his beginnings from birth in 1910 up through the circus, selling cocaine laden medicine, working radio, burlesque, and vaudeville before beginning work in television. Lewis’ work in television included the Fred Allen show where he met Nat Hiken, the creator...
    April 10, 1997 | Story