Community Conversation

Community Conversation, a production of WSKG Public Radio, is a live "town hall" forum exploring topics of interest and importance in our local communities. It airs bi-weekly on Tuesday evenings at 7 p.m. Call or email with your questions: 1-888-359-9754 or communityconversation@wskg.org.

While the debate on health care reform is taken up in the Senate this week, many Americans are still unsure about what kind of reform is needed, or how the proposed legislation might affect them. On tonight's Community Conversation, we'll talk about the physician's role in health care...
If you have ever lived outside of the country in a foreign culture for any length of time, you know how strange it feels to return to your hometown in the United States. For returning veterans, in addition to readjusting to the culture of "home", the enormity of reacclimating is...
The purpose of Medicaid is very simple and compassionate: people who cannot afford health insurance or have a disability should be able to receive medical care when they need it.  The working reality is more complex.  Medicaid was created in 1965 along with Medicare for the elderly as...