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Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare

Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare

May 10, 2012
7:30 PM

Directed by Matthew Heineman
Rated PG-13, 98 min.
Free Screening

Underwritten by Park City Medical Center & Alpine Apothecary

Part of the Reel Community Series

Our healthcare system is broken. Potent forces fight to maintain the status quo in a medical industry created for quick fixes, rather than prevention, for profit-driven, rather than patient-driven, care. Healthcare is at the center of an intense political firestorm in our nation's capital. But the current battle over cost and access does not ultimately address the root of the problem: we have a disease-care system, not a health-care one. After decades of opposition, a movement to introduce innovative high-touch, low-cost methods of prevention and healing is finally gaining ground. Producer/director Matthew Heineman will be present for a Q&A following the film.

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