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FRONTLINE; Who Pays for AIDS

04/08/1988


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Series
FRONTLINE
Program
Who Pays for AIDS
Program Number

616

Series Description

Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983

Program Description

By 1991, health care for AIDS patients in the United States could cost an estimated $16 to $22 billion. Caring for AIDS victims is overwhelming some communities. Examines the impact on patients caught in the middle of a battle between local governments and Washington over who will pay for AIDS.

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
News
Public Affairs
Citation
Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Who Pays for AIDS,” 04/08/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0641D0256BE840059E40F012E3CC6CA8.
MLA: “FRONTLINE; Who Pays for AIDS.” 04/08/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0641D0256BE840059E40F012E3CC6CA8>.
APA: FRONTLINE; Who Pays for AIDS. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_0641D0256BE840059E40F012E3CC6CA8
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