Code Black (2013)

Genres - Culture & Society, Health & Fitness  |   Sub-Genres - Medicine, Sociology  |   Release Date - Jun 20, 2014 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 82 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Filmmaker Ryan McGarry profiles the dedicated ER residents at the Los Angeles County Hospital in this documentary that gives a human face to the ongoing debate over health care in America. With human lives hanging in the balance, these skilled doctors-in-training face harsh realities they only read about in medical school while struggling to work within a complicated system that demands every ounce of their energy and focus.

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doctor, emergency-room, hospital, nurse