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Eye on America (HMO Lawsuit) #704472

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jul 01, 2002
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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(New York: Wyatt Andrews) Plans for attorney Dick Scruggs† to sue six HMOs on charges of running a racket reported; details given of their mission to reform managed care. [SCRUGGS - says there are few cases like his; accuses the HMOs of fraud.] [Attorney David BOIES†- says the HMOs do not give medical care according to need.] [American Assn. of Health Plans Stephanie KANWIT†- says the cases are "not sensible law."] [Attorney Stephen NEUWIRTH†- says Humana workers were paid to deny hospital admissions.]

Andrews, Wyatt;
Roberts, John

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