About season one
Season one of “Until It’s Fixed” takes listeners on a journey to all corners of the health care system to better understand what’s working, what’s broken, and how stakeholders are working to bring needed change and navigate forward.
Season one episodes
October 6, 2020
Data, Disruption and Innovation
Innovating within health care vs. disruption from outside offers unique perspective to transform the health system.
October 13, 2020
Determining Your Health
Whole-person care starts with nontraditional data. Getting the right data at the right time is the hard part.
October 20, 2020
Behind the Curtain of Administrative Burdens
The behind-the-scenes, administrative business of health care is complex and expensive. How can we simplify it?
October 27, 2020
Managing requirements of multiple payers creates process challenges for providers. How can we standardize?
November 10, 2020
Health Care Without Walls?
Demand for telehealth has accelerated during the pandemic. What role does it play in transforming care delivery?
November 17, 2020
Health Care Data: Can't We All Just Get Along?
Health data access and exchange is a major challenge — but that's changing, thanks to legislation and tech making interoperability a reality.
December 1, 2020
A New Model for an Unchanging Mission
Financial pressure on provider organizations has increased during the pandemic. But organizations embracing new operating models can thrive.
December 3, 2020
AI:A Recipe for Better Health Care
Artificial intelligence can improve how business and clinical professionals work across the health care system. How do we ensure it's used in the right way?
December 8, 2020
The Art of the Possible
Health experiences will soon be influenced by ambient computing, advanced predictions and voice-enabled virtual assistants. To get there we need to be willing to embrace change.
December 13, 2020
How has COVID-19 impacted drug and vaccine development? And after the pandemic, what innovations that 2020 brought to the health care system will remain?
Season one host
Susan Dentzer is a health and health policy thought leader and news commentator. She is the editor and lead author of Health Care Without Walls: A Roadmap for Reinventing U.S. Health Care.
Dentzer is one of the nation’s most respected health policy experts and thought leaders and a frequent speaker and commentator on television and radio, including PBS and NPR. She is the Senior Policy Fellow at the Robert J. Margolis Center for Health Policy at Duke University.