A conversation with Dr. Donald Berwick, one of America’s leading experts on healthcare policy. After a brief and controversial stint as head of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Dr. Berwick opens up about why he was pushed out of office; why the healthcare bill is so controversial; and how we can save up to a trillion dollars a year in medical spending. Dan Rather Reports airs Tuesdays at 8pm ET on HDNet. The Doctor Is Out airs February 14, 2012.
Host Dan Rather presents hard-edged field reports, in-depth interviews and investigative pieces that emphasize accuracy, fairness and guts in their reporting. The program covers topics including, but not limited to, politics, the environment, the global economy, and international affairs and conflicts. Our format is dictated by the needs of individual stories and each show typically consists of multiple stories, but some shows are devoted to a single, hour-long report. Dan Rather Reports airs Tuesdays at 8pm ET on AXS TV.