Laura Dern stars as Linda Peeno in this true story of one woman's war against the negligence of medical insurance companies. Peeno, a doctor, finds herself monitoring the work of her fellow healthcare professionals, who have been told by their superiors to cut corners in their treatment of patients. As this begins to take its toll on her, she finds that she can no longer sit back as patients are given insufficient care.
Pros: .... Cons: .... The Bottom Line: ___________ Damaged Care is based on the life of Dr. Linda Peeno, who became the spokesperson against the corrupt managed care providers that now rule our medical lives. I don't recall why she wasn't a practicing physician, although it may have been mentioned. I did find it unusual that someone, at her relatively young age, would not be in the doctoral setting that she obviously … more