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Changing Health Care (HMOs) Part IV #175514

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 18, 1997
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Leadville, Colorado: Tom Foreman) How to deal with your HMO presented; details given of the story of skier Cathy Patty's efforts to get her HMO, American Medical Security, to pay for the replacement of her prosthetic leg. ["New England Journal of Medicine" Dr. Jerome KASSIRER - says people need to be educated about their own illnesses.] [American Medical Security Virgil RENNE - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) ABC News e-mail address given.

Foreman, Tom;
Jennings, Peter

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