CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 05, 1973
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(Studio) To be poor and elderly often leads to neglect in American
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Miami, Florida) Exs. of destitute sick shown in emergency rooms of hospital, awaiting treatment. Some die as days pass before any notice taken. No rooms available for elderly; reasons outlined. [Jackson Memorial Hospital Judy FORD - feels sympathy toward elderly sick.] Asked about nurse's duty. [FORD - explains nurses can only make patients comfortable.]
REPORTER: Bruce Morton (WTVJ-TV newsfilm)
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