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Medicine: Intensive Care #888364

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 22, 2008
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(Studio: Lester Holt) The medical crisis at the nation's public hospitals introduced.

(San Francisco: Nancy Snyderman) Medical treatment at public hospitals featured; scenes shown from the emergency room at San Francisco General Hospital; details given about the cost of treating the uninsured. [Hospital Dr. Ronald DIECKMANN†- says the hospital is filled and the poor have gotten poorer.] [National Assn. of Public Hospitals Larry GAGE†- cites budget cuts and increased demand.] [Hospital PATIENT - comments.]

Reporter(s):
Holt, Lester;
Snyderman, Nancy
Duration:
00:02:10

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