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Dr. Atul Gawande on Health Care & the Age of Reform

Renowned surgeon,writer, and medial thinker Dr. Atul Gawande interviews with WPUR's On Point.

In this wide ranging interview, Dr. Gawande covers healthcare reform, measuring the quality of healthcare, the value of checklists, lowering the cost of healthcare, what healthcare can learn from agriculture.

Dr. Atul Gawande, is the New York Times bestselling author of Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance , Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science, and The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right .