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Medicine: Health Care Reform / Maryland Plan #147503

ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 09, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: George Strait) Some aspects of President Clinton's health care reform featured; explanation given of how a "health security card" would provide every American with basic health care by means of health maintenance organizations (HMOs). [Health care task force chairman Judy FEDER - comments.] Options in the Clinton plan outlined. [Physicians for Health Care Policy Dr. Stephanie WOOLHANDLER - points out limits to the consumer.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Annapolis, Maryland: Bob Zelnick) Maryland's far-reaching state health care reform examined. [State senator John CADE, Governor William Donald SCHAEFER, state delegates John HURSON, Robert FLANAGAN - comment on the health care bill.] How the Maryland plan moves toward the Clinton goals of universal coverage and lower costs outlined. Move toward reform in other states noted.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Series of special reports next week on medicine and money announced.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Strait, George;
Zelnick, Bob
Duration:
00:04:40

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