ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 22, 1988
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(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.
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