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Ambulance Operators to Seek State's Help

Rural ambulance services are failing, leaving too few providers to pick up the slack, they say.


 
 

Mike Hinton | | Wednesday, November 26, 2008


OKLAHOMA CITY -- Ambulance operators struggling with the problem of providing rural emergency services decided Tuesday to plead their case before the Legislature.

The operators said they are facing a crisis because many ambulance services are going out of business and that those that remain are unable to pick up the slack in neighboring communities.

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