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Patients may benefit from air transport when one or more of these needs are identified
5 heartwarming reunions reflecting the profound impact medics have on the patients they save
Janet Taylor’s medical career allowed her to follow her passions from working as a flight nurse to serving as a nurse in a paramedic role
The Mayo Clinic helicopter was transporting a patient when a bird struck the windshield
The global ambulance services market size is expected to reach $82.4 billion by 2030 and is expected to expand at a CAGR of 9.90% from 2024 to 2030
The Air Methods helicopter was transporting an infant girl when it crashed in Upper Darby in Jan. 2022
“That night was definitely a team effort, and we just want to thank everyone involved: the EMS that brought mom and baby to the hospital to all the nurses and doctors at the hospital,” Flight Nurse Kelly Hamill said
Bipartisan group says plan could eliminate access for veterans, cause some air services to close
Officials from several communities gathered in Fitchburg to break ground for new hangar, quarters for Air Methods Life Flight 2
A Jet Rescue air ambulance went down in a wooded area south of Mexico City
First responders in Northwest Missouri often have to decide that it is quicker to transport by ground than wait for a helicopter
Life Flight returned to Hot Springs after being closed in 2019
A partnership with 3 air ambulances and a blood center will deliver whole blood for the first time in 30 years
Medical helicopters flew 5 teens to Memorial Hermann hospital in Houston
First responders were dispatched to a “limited access rescue” on the Bruce Lee Trail in Clayton
First responders were trying to talk the man down until he fell, striking objects as he tumbled off the cascade
A tourniquet was applied and the worker was flown to the University of Alabama Birmingham Hospital
Witnesses say a van appeared to have been crushed between two tractor-trailers in a crash that left several people injured
Brownsville EMS providers transported several injured people to hospitals
Crews from several agencies responded to Guadalupe Mountains National Park
EMS providers transported the patient by air ambulance to Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
A Marin County FD captain rappelled to the car that was wedged between a broken tree and the hillside, and a paramedic got there on a 200-foot line
The National Transportation Safety Board released its preliminary report, and the investigation continues
Rescuers from multiple agencies responded; EMS providers transported a survivor by helicopter
One Bassett Volunteer Rescue Squad member was flown to a hospital, and two others were transported by ground ambulance
The preliminary report did not include a probable cause for the Nevada crash that killed all five people aboard
“Hemorrhage is responsible for nearly 40% of trauma deaths,” and about half of those occur in the prehospital period, said Leann Briggs, LifeSave 21 Flight Nurse
The Life Force helicopter was severely damaged, and all aboard were transported to hospitals
Classic Air Medical, purchased by Intermountain Health hospital, has allowed 2 Burley pilots to return and stay home