Hospital in Miss. Sues Ambulance Company over Diverted Patients

Some patients were falsely classified as "trauma" patients and told they could only be taken to Forrest General Hospital


 
 

LA TONYA FRELIX, HattiesburgAmerican.com | | Wednesday, April 18, 2012


HATTIESBURG, Miss. -- A lawsuit filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court by Wesley Medical Center alleges improper practices by AAA Ambulance that have denied local residents a choice in treatment.

In the lawsuit filed against Wade Spruill, CEO of AAA Ambulance, and Forrest General Hospital, Wesley officials seek to halt what they deem improper patient transport.

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