Flashpoint 12/23/18: A conversation with John Dingell; new health care model concept

Watch Flashpoint every Sunday at 10 a.m. on Local 4

DETROIT - Here is what you missed on Sunday's edition of Flashpoint:

Should your doctor be subscription-based? A new model allows as many visits as needed, for one monthly rate.  There was a discussion about new concepts in health care.

There is a new health care concept called direct primary care. It does not come through your employer or the government. It is basically between you and your doctor. You pay a monthly fee to subscribe to your physician. All of the visits you might need that month are covered. 

Retired Michigan Democratic Congressman John Dingell reflected on his years serving in the United States House of Representatives.  

Dingell has served more time in Congress than any member of the United States House of Representatives has in history. Dingell has come out with a new book on his life and work, which he discussed.   

Segment 1: 

Paul Thomas of Plum Health and Local 4 medical reporter, Dr. Frank McGeorge discuss a new health care concept. 

Segment 2: 

 Longtime retired Michigan Congressman John Dingell reflects on his life and time serving in office. 

Segment 3: 

Flashpoint host Devin Scillian wraps up this week's episode. 

 


Flashpoint is hosted by WDIV Local 4 anchor Devin Scillian. Watch Flashpoint on WDIV at 10 a.m. on Sundays.

 

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