Watch free, streaming videos while on campus through the University of Maryland, College Park's subscription to Films on Demand. To find videos related to health, choose "Subjects" from the main menu. Then choose "Health and Medicine."
This video is the first chapter of a five chapter program called "Sick Around America," a documentary about the U.S. health care system produced by Frontline, a public affairs series from PBS. You can watch the full program on Frontline's website by clicking here.
Additional programs that you can watch in their entirety on Frontline's site include "Living Old" and "Sick Around the World." "Living Old" examines the new realities of aging in America. "Sick Around the World" explores the health care systems of the United Kingdom, Japan, Germany, Taiwan, and Switzerland.