Homer G. Phillips Project: A Jewel In History
Mukula J. Godwin (Producer) and the Award Winning (Director) Chike C. Nwoffiah
List Price: $35.00 -125.00. (VHS or DVD / Film / Black Hospitals - 2000)
A thought provoking story of black hospitals in America through the lens of one institution, the Homer G. Phillips Hospital for the Colored in St. Louis.
Description: In this documentary there are great Interviews with former doctors, nurses, staff and patients and detailed footage inside the now closed hospital. This hospital was once a beacon of light for black student doctors and nurses entering the field of medicine during Jim Crow and segregation. It was one of of the last of several black hospitals in the United States who's primary concern was the health care of African Americans prior to managed care institutions.
Must specify VHS or DVD Format (53 Minutes)
Product Dimensions: 5.7 x 5 x 0.5 inches
Shipping Weight: 3 ounces