Dr. Ansell on WTTW Chicago Tonight
July 11, 2011
Interview aired on July 7, 2011.
Practicing third world medicine in America? That’s what one doctor has to say about the conditions at the former Cook County Hospital in his new book, COUNTY: Life, Death and Politics at Chicago’s Public Hospital. Dr. David Ansell joins us on Chicago Tonight at 7:00 pm to discuss the controversial hospital.
Dr. Ansell is an internal medicine physician. He serves as the Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of Clinical Affairs at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. He also serves on the independent governing board of the Cook County Health system. He began his career in 1978 with an internship at County Hospital.