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Sunday Cover (Health Reform: Hospital Merger) #355042

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Feb 13, 1994
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(Studio: Edie Magnus) The proposed alliance of two of Boston's major hospitals, Massachusetts General and Brigham and Women's hospitals, and its impact for the transformation of health care in a time of reform and concern with medical costs examined; scenes shown from neighborhood clinics designed to provide lower- cost health care. [Massachusetts General Hospital health care center primary care physician Mark EISENBERG, Mass General Dr. J. Robert BUCHANAN, Brigham's Dr. H. Richard NESSON - comment on changing health care.] The opposition of some consumer groups to the move outlined. [Health care advocate Robert RESTUCCIA (Central Intelligence Agency) - comments.]

Magnus, Edie

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