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Medicine and Money: Doctors' Fee #147076

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 13, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Zelnick) High doctors' fees examined. [Bay State Medical Center Dr. Paul FRIEDMAN, Families United States of America Ron POLLACK, Harvard School of Public Health Dr. Peter BRAUN - comment on the fee structure.] Efforts of President Clinton's health care reform task force to build restraints into the system noted.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: Jim Hickey) Resistance from doctors to efforts by Hillary Clinton's task force to place limits on doctors' fees examined. [New York Hospital surgeon Dr. David SKINNER, American Medical Association Dr. Raymond SCALETTAR, American Society of Internal Medicine Dr. Alan NELSON - offer views on price controls set by the government.] The doctors' view that other aspects of the health care system should be reformed if they are to have ceilings set on fees noted.

Reporter(s):
Hickey, Jim;
Jennings, Peter;
Zelnick, Bob
Duration:
00:04:00

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