NBC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 08, 1999
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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.
(Renton, WA: Dan Lothian) Doctors offering SimpleCare in which medical fees are reduced for patients paying cash featured; details given of how savings are made by bypassing insurance bureaucracies. [Patient Robbin RODRIGUEZ, SimpleCare Dr. Vern SHEREWATENKO - describe the health care service.] [Obstetrician Dr. Peter WEISS - says insurance companies are trying to practice medicine.] [Health Insurance Association of America Dean ROSEN - questions SimpleCare.] The urgency of the state of health care in US cited.
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