Milken Institute School of Public Health
Gillings School of Global Public Health
What could be more of a public health issue then our nation’s healthcare spending?
With remarkable candor, MONEY AND MEDICINE captures the painful end-of-life treatment choices made by patients and their families, ranging from very aggressive interventions in the ICU to palliative care at home. The film also investigates the controversy surrounding diagnostic testing and screening as well as the shocking treatment variations among patients receiving a variety of elective procedures.