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Book Nook: The Hospital-Life, Death, and Dollars in a Small American Town by Brian Alexander


Vick Mickunas' 2021 interview with Brian Alexander

Brian Alexander was recently granted access to the inner workings of a small community hospital in the northeast corner of Ohio. This rare opportunity gave him the chance to see how health care is currently being administered in America and how badly our system is broken. Alexander believes that we cannot repair our health care system unless we are also willing to address the deep inequities in our economic

This could be the most crucial book that you will read this year.

The Book Nook on WYSO is presented by the Greene County Public Library with additional support from Washington-Centerville Public Library, Clark County Public Library, Dayton Metro Library, and Wright Memorial Public Library.

Vick Mickunas introduced the Book Nook author interview program for WYSO in 1994. Over the years he has produced more than 1500 interviews with writers, musicians, poets, politicians, and celebrities. Listen to the Book Nook with Vick Mickunas for intimate conversations about books with the writers who create them. Vick Mickunas reviews books for the Dayton Daily News and the Springfield News Sun.