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Eye On America (HMOs And Bad Doctors) Part I #394089

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 19, 2000
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Plano, Texas: Wyatt Andrews) HMOs which do not keep records of doctors' licenses to practice or disciplinary problems reported; details given of one specific case involving the death of the Lombardo twins under the case of Dr. Kevin Hatchett, who had a drug problem. [Mother Sherra LOMBARDO - says her doctor never returned her call; says her HMO claimed the doctors were carefully monitored.] [Public Citizen Dr. Sidney WOLFE - says HMOs could check their doctors more often.] [Industry analyst Susan PISANO - comments on responsibility.]

Andrews, Wyatt;
Rather, Dan

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