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Los Angeles, California / Doctors' House Calls #456997

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 01, 1971
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(Studio) Los Angeles, California, doctors work out solution to complaints about lack of house calls.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Los Angeles, California) Physicians-On-Call has van, equipped with radio,. cruising sts. for house calls. [Dr. Gary LONDON - says van attempts to deal with problem of people sick at night and on wkends.] Los Angeles physicians pay $100 per month to transfer calls from patients, after hrs., to Physicians-On-Call Office. Film shows office recing. call, dispatching van caller's house [Dr. Cornelius BOS - says most people amazed to get doctor to make house call.]
REPORTER: Don Oliver

Brinkley, David;
Oliver, Don

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