Summary

From Optum, Until it's Fixed tackles the current problems in health care and highlights how technology is reshaping the industry.

About Until It’s Fixed

Produced in collaboration with Pod People.

Managing health extends beyond hospital doors. In an age where technology innovations are king, providers and patients are all asking the same question, “Why is this so hard!?”. Until it’s Fixed tackles the current problems, tough questions and highlights how health care technology is reshaping the health care system.

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Highlights

  • 01:07 Introduction | Maria begins with a brief story of her wake-up call: how a medical diagnosis jolted her out of her routine and made her re-examine her life.
  • 09:00 Defining health | Callie and Maria discuss how they think of health, and the “puzzle pieces” of our lives that fit together to create the full image of our wellbeing.
  • 11:16 Support systems | Last year, TIME magazine reported that there are 43 million unpaid caregivers in America. Maria sheds light on the burden caretakers often face and the importance of creating a support network.
  • 17:17 Conclusion | Callie and Maria close out the episode reflecting on life as an endless school and what makes us all healthy.

 

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Guest: 

Maria Menounos, health advocate and host of “Better Together with Maria Menounos”

 

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