Search the Archive

American Agenda (Money: Flexible Benefits) #113052

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 22, 1988
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Nature of employee benefit programs provided by American companies noted. Report introduced.

(Houston, Texas: Sheilah Kast) Plans offered by some companies in which employees can choose benefits featured; details given, scenes shown in which Saint Luke's Episcopal Hospital in Houston is cited as example [Saint Luke's workers Fred WILMAN, Carol PAK, Lisa WILLIAMS - talk about hospital's choice program.] Various flexible benefit options open to employees detailed. [WILMAN, AFL-CIO spokesperson Karen IGNAGNI - discuss risks of health care program.] [Hewitt Assocs. Dale GIFFORD - says companies don't want to waste benefits.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Reminder that millions of Americans have no health ins. given.

Jennings, Peter;
Kast, Sheilah

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.