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Medicine / Special Treatment #652963

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jan 26, 2002
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(Studio: Anthony Mason) Report introduced.

(Miami: Bobbi Harley) The trend towards patients receiving special treatment from doctors for an annual fee examined; scenes shown from Palm Beach, Florida, to illustrate how "gold card" medical treatment works. [Patient Linda REICHENSTEIN - says she is special here.] [MDVIP president Dr. Edward GOLDMAN - defends this health care choice.] [Senator Bill NELSON - criticizes gold card services.] [MDVIP doctor Dr. Robert COLLINS - defends these exclusionary practices.]

Reporter(s):
Harley, Bobbi;
Mason, Anthony
Duration:
00:02:30

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