County looks to re-sign with Wellpath as jail health care provider

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 17, 2023 4:01 PM CT | Published: September 17, 2023 4:00 AM CT

After 41 deaths at 201 Poplar, since the start of 2019, Shelby County government is in the process of renewing its contract with Wellpath, the largest health care provider for jails and prisons in the country.


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Ben Wheeler

Ben Wheeler

Ben Wheeler is an investigative reporter and is a member of The Daily Memphian’s public safety reporting team. He previously worked at the Yankton Daily Press and Dakotan and Herald-Citizen.


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