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(Studio: Carole Simpson) A week-long look at America's health care system introduced; findings of an ABC News/"Washington Post" poll on people's worries about health care outlined; statistics cited on health care spending.
(Studio: Tim Johnson) The state of America's health insurance examined. [Mid-America Dental & Hearing Center president/CEO Scott GEORGE, dentist & wife Ed & Sandy CAMPBELL, administrative assistant Cassandra KIRBY - talk about medical costs.] [Kaiser Family Foundation president/CEO Drew ALTMAN- cites people's concerns about paying for health insurance & the problems for businesses paying health care costs.] [Former "New England Journal of Medicine" editor Marcia ANGELL- recalls how companies started to offer health benefits.] [Trotter Machine vice president Skip TROTTER- expresses frustration with cost.] [Worker Matt McCOY - says he cannot afford insurance.]
- Simpson, Carole;
- Johnson, Tim
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