Search the Archive

A "Nightline" Investigation: Blue Cross/Blue Shield #647384

ABC Special for Wednesday, Sep 23, 1992

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

An examination of the financial status of some Blue Cross/Blue Shield medical insurance plans with Ted Koppel (ABC), BC/BS Association President Bernard Tresnowski, insurance industry analyst Martin Weiss, Sen. Sam Nunn, health policy expert Dr. Donald Light, Empire BC/BS CEO Albert Cardone, West Virginia state liquidator Betty Cordial, Naomi Walkup, surgeon Dr. Jim Stanton, Jim and Judy Hall, former West Virginia Blue Cross VP Jack Sterms, West Virginia Insurance Commissioner Hanley Clark, Thomas Higgins of Maryland BC/BS, Virginia Insurance Commissioner Steven Foster, former Florida BC/BS employee Teresa Burr, Osceola Homecare owner Gerald Capak, New York Insurance Superintendent Salvatore Curiale, and New York Consumer Affairs Commissioner Mark Green.

Koppel, Ted (ABC)

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.