How medical tourism impacts health care systems, Mies van der Rohe and linking up artisans with global brands

August 8, 2013

WBEZ

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Costa Rican Dr. Luis Obando (right) prepares to perform a root canal on Bill Jones, of Dallas, Texas, at Meza Dental Care in San Jose, Costa Rica.

We learn about the growing popularity of medical tourism and find out what impact it's having on destination countries. A Mies van der Rohe building gets a face-lift. Kathleen Wright tells us about her company, Collaborative Group.