Press Play to start audio

August 28, 2012

House Calls For Mississippi: Dr. Aaron Shirley

Dick visits with a Mississippi doctor who has modeled his health care plan on the "health houses" he saw during a visit to Iran. He says better health care can be simple if communities are able to fund roving health care workers to visit homes, and intervene when patients do not follow the doctor’s orders.  Dr. Shirley’s vision was used to start the Jackson Medical Mall.

Tagged with
, and

You might also like…

More from August 28, 2012 Show

Daily Story Update

Get daily updates and special announcements about The Story.

Produced by

WUNC North Carolina Public Radio 91.5 logo