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Video

Description:

Doctors On Demand: Would You Use an Uber for Doctors? presented by Learn Liberty. What if seeing a doctor could be easy as getting an Uber? Senior Research Fellow at the Mercatus Center Adam Thierer looks at one of the newest innovations on the free-market frontier of health care. Doctors are making real house calls arranged by new smartphone apps. Would you use an app like this to see a doctor in your own home? Should an "Uber for Doctors" app be regulated by the government?

Subjects:

  • Social Studies > Current Events
  • Social Studies > Economics
  • Science > Technology
  • Social Studies > Entrepreneurship

Education Levels:

  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12
  • Higher Education

Keywords:

uber, biomedical technology, doctors, regulation

Language:

English

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Public - Available to anyone

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Creative Commons Attribution 3.0

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