FRONTLINE: LIVING OLD
"The hour-long documentary takes viewers on an intimate and powerful journey that raises new and troubling concerns about what it really means to grow old. In 'Living Old,' FRONTLINE investigates this national crisis and explores the new realities of aging in America."
"With families smaller and more dispersed than ever before, and more doctors choosing medical specialties over family medicine, many fear that the country is on the brink of a national crisis in care. 'One out of five people are going to be older adults,' says Dr. Jeffrey Farber, a geriatrician at Mount Sinai, 'and there's not really anyone trained to care for them.' "