A weekly public affairs show about McKeesport and the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).
Guest: Dr. Bill Markle
Topic: Providing free medical care to people without insurance
How Discussed: The Ninth Street Clinic was founded 11 years ago to provide free medical care to poor residents of the Mon Valley. How many people does it treat? What types of medical conditions are most common? How do people fall through the cracks of the U.S. health care system? What lessons has Markle learned from the experience?
Filetype: MP3 - Size: 27.17MB - Duration: 29:40 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)
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