NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 17, 1979
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(Studio) Congress hearing with regard to continued abuses in nursing homes noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) Select Committee on Aging said hearing testimony that nursing home conditions are as bad and sometimes worse than ever. [Coalition for Nursing Home Reforms spokesperson Elma GRIESEL - testifies.] Evidence of abuse displayed by Age and Opportunity Center spokesperson Daphne Krause shown, explained. [KRAUSE - comments with regard to communal false teeth.]
REPORTER: Carole Simpson
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