Reaction: Private Ambulance Investigation: "Ambulance Firms Denied Funds" - William Jones - Chicago Tribune

Byline: William Jones; 1970-06-26; The Chicago Tribune; pages 15

Report: Private Ambulance Firms Exposé - Task Force - Chicago Tribune

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"Medicare officials ordered a crackdown yesterday against two Chicago ambulance companies named in a Tribune series for their improper treatment of the ill and injured.  The companies, Mid-America Ambulance, 5651 Madison st., and Scully-Walton Services Inc., 15 N. Laramie av., were informed they can no longer transport elderly persons covered by the federal insurance program. . ."

Description:Two firms investigated by the Tribune are decertified for the transportation of elderly people by Medicare officials.

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Chicago Tribune article titled, "Ambulance Firm Denied Funds." Written by William Jones as part of the reaction to the Private Ambulance Investigation.