CBS Evening News for Monday, Jul 01, 1991
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.
(Los Angeles: Ron Allen) Dangerous conditions in public hospital maternity wards examined; scenes shown from Los Angeles County USC Medical Center, the nation's biggest and most overcrowded baby hospital. [Doctors Patty CABANIS, Joanne PERRONE - say the maternity ward is out of control.] [Mother Emilia LOPEZ - (thru translator) talks about her brain-damaged son.] Lopez's malpractice lawsuit against the hospital cited. Statistics on birth injuries at this hospital reviewed. [Former supervisor of the ward Dr. Thomas KIRSCHBAUM - comments on patient safety.] [County hospitals director Carl WILLIAMS - responds.]
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