Private Ambulance Firms Exposé - Task Force - Chicago Tribune

Reportage

Description

A six-part series with extensive follow-up reports and investigations into Chicago's private ambulance companies.  The firms named in this series all transported welfare and elderly patients, many profiting through the system. 

Media History

The reporting was intended for these media types: Newspaper

Effects and Outcomes

[note: series is not completely uploaded yet].  Even before the six-part series finished running, federal and state officials began investigating the firms named in the reports and proposing reforms to the city's oversight of private ambulance firms. 

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