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(Studio) AMA's release of series of resolutions aimed at holding down hospital costs, adopted at convention in Saint Louis, reported Resolutions listed.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(NYC) Report on reasons for rising hospital and health care costs. One reason stated and explored is that of new, costly, technological advances, such as the Connecticut scanner. [NYC's Lennox Hill Hospital chief of neurosurgery Dr. James McMURTRY - discusses desire of all hospitals to have newest equipment and feasibility of this because of cost.] New HEW rules restricting such duplications outlined.
REPORTER: Jules Bergman
- Bergman, Jules;
- Reasoner, Harry
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