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Health Insurance For Unemployed #238994

CBS Evening News for Monday, Mar 10, 1975
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(Studio) Department of Health, Education and Welfare Secretary Caspar Weinberger tells Congress administration opposed to providing health benefits through unemployment insurance program. Calls for health insurance for unemployed come from labor unions, health insurers and hospitals.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Miami, Florida) Jackson Memorial Hosp. traditionally caters to lower income families, but now Jackson treating more middle income people who lost their jobs along with company or union-sponsored health insurance [Hosp. official Zeida MENDOZA - says many patients seek medical care here because they have no health insurance] [Unemployed Ronald NICHOLAS - says coming to Jackson hosp. makes him feel as if he's on welfare.] [Unemployed, Carrie BROWN - says she lost health insurance when she lost factory job.] Recession ripples into hosp. rooms.
REPORTER: Bernard Goldberg

Goldberg, Bernard;
Mudd, Roger

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