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Nursing Home Industry / Abuse #615621

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 22, 1997
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Mike Boettcher) Shocking allegations from a new California study on nursing homes presented; details given of the volume of evidence of wrongdoing committed by nursing home employees. [Senior abuse victim's daughter Kathy SETTLES, California attorney PACKARD, consumer advocate Pat McGUINNESS - talk about nursing home neglect and abuse of patients.] [American Health Care Association Paul WILLGING - defends the industry.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) The words of Consumer Reports health policy editor consultant Trudy Lieberman presented. [LIEBERMAN - tells how to choose a nursing home.]

Boettcher, Mike;
Brokaw, Tom

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