Hospital Advertising? NPR's Brooke Gladstone reports that some hospitals are paying local television stations to feature their doctors in news reports. The exposure has been good public relations for some medical centers, but the arrangement raises questions as to whether it's good for patients or for the public's trust in television.
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Hospital Advertising?

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Hospital Advertising?

Hospital Advertising?

Hospital Advertising?

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NPR's Brooke Gladstone reports that some hospitals are paying local television stations to feature their doctors in news reports. The exposure has been good public relations for some medical centers, but the arrangement raises questions as to whether it's good for patients or for the public's trust in television.