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Lalli, Frank

Summary: "Inspired by his viral New York Times article, prize-winning investigative journalist Frank Lalli details how he mastered the ins and outs of health care--and how you, too, can get the best care for your money. Frank Lalli, the former editor of Money and George magazines, has devoted his career to getting to the bottom of a good story. When he was diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma, a rare but...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 613 LAL

Moeller, Philip

Summary: "A coauthor of the New York Times bestselling guide to Social Security Get What's Yours authors an essential companion to explain Medicare, the nation's other major benefit for older Americans. Learn how to maximize your health coverage and save money. Social Security provides the bulk of most retirees' income and Medicare guarantees them affordable health insurance. But few people know what...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 368 MOE

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 368 MOE

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 368 MOE

Summary: Maggie, a middle-aged widow, who is desperate to raise money to pay for her grandson's medical bills, takes a hostess job in a sex club.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Strand Releasing Home Video 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA IRI

Goldhill, David.

Summary: "A visionary and completely original investigation that will change the way we think about health care: how and why it is failing, why expanding insurance coverage will only make things worse, and how it can be transformed into a transparent, affordable,successful system. In 2007, David Goldhill's father died from a series of infections acquired in a well-regarded New York hospital. The bill...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.1 GOL

Picoult, Jodi

Summary: After her daughter contracts a fatal disease, Charlotte O'Keefe must confront some serious questions that ultimately lead to one final epiphany: what constitutes a valuable life.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2009

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Ross, Betsy McCaughey

Summary: "[The author] dissects the 2,572-page health law and lays out how it will affect your family's health and finances, your relationships with your doctor, and even your tax bill ... in plain English"--P. [4] of cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Regnery Pub. 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.1 ROS

Picoult, Jodi

Summary: After her daughter contracts a fatal disease, Charlotte O'Keefe must confront some serious questions that ultimately lead to one final epiphany: what constitutes a valuable life.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Washington Square Press 2009

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC PIC

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3 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PIC

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: FIC Pic

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Picoult 2009

Summary: Meet Patch Adams, a doctor who doesn't look, act or think like any doctor you've met before. For Patch, humor is the best medicine, and he's willing to do just about anything to make his patients laugh-- even if it means risking his own career. Based on a true story.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios 1999

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Patch 1999

Porter, Michael E.

Summary: "Health care in the United States and other nations is on a collision course with patient needs and economic reality. Rising costs, mounting quality problems, and increasing numbers of citizens without health insurance are unacceptable--and unsustainable. In Redefining Health Care, Michael E. Porter and Elizabeth Olmstead Teisberg set forth a new vision of the health care system in which every...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard Business School Press 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.1068 POR