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A Closer Look (Managed Health Care) #180965

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 08, 1998
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Norwalk, Connecticut: Betsy Stark) The high rate of managed health care fees examined; statistics cited. [Klaff worker Melissa BOKIKIO, salesman Bill FELDMAN - list some medical items not covered in the new plan.] [Klaff CFO John PETTITO - calls it a juggling act for employers.] Study findings on the loss of numbers of Americans with health care coverage cited. [Families United States of America Ron POLLACK - predicts an acceleration of families losing coverage.] [Harvard University Dr. David HIMMELSTEIN - says managed care has been running a bait and switch operation.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Projection cited on how many more Americans will not be able to afford health care by 2002.

Jennings, Peter;
Stark, Betsy

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