Monday, November 19 – With health care costs alarmingly high, one of the contributing factors often cited is overdoing the number of procedures. That’s the opinion of orthopedist Dr. Victor Romano, who identifies knee replacements in particular. He says they’re often not needed, and when they do occur, many patients aren’t pleased with the result. ~~~ Mark Trahant shares a commentary on Indian Health Services and how recent elections could impact health care in Indian Country. ~~~ Open Enrollment for health insurance is underway. Jamestown Regional Medical Center offers guidance for those needing help navigating the system. We visit with Patient Financial Services and Access Manager Alison Kennison.