air ambulance

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air ambulance

A specially equipped aircraft that can attend patients; take them from remote places to hospitals; transfer them between hospitals; and in some cases, attend accident scenes that are not easily accessible.
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Helicopter emergency medical service in Tehran, Iran: A descriptive study.
The duo, both former Middlesbrough Ambulance Station supervisors, completed helicopter emergency medical service training to join the lifesaving team.
Since April, Mark and his colleagues have been tasked to 78 helicopter emergency medical service incidents throughout the whole of North Wales, from Anglesey down beyond Dolgellau.
Northern Ireland is the only region of the UK which does not currently have a helicopter emergency medical service.
During her visit, Lucie agreed to be bandaged up and strapped up in a stretcher by Helicopter Emergency Medical Service paramedics.
The charity provides a helicopter emergency medical service for Warwickshire, Northamptonshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Rutland and Milton Keynes, operating out of Coventry and East Midlands Airports.
We plan to have more events and hopefully raise even more money so that the WNAA can continue its work" The Coventry based Helicopter Emergency Medical Service in its' sixth year has flown 8,000 missions, covering 2,000 square miles across the Coventry, Warwickshire, Northamptonshire and Milton Keynes area.
The Helicopter Emergency Medical Service was launched along with mobile medical response teams.
Grahame Pickering, chief executive of GNAAS, said: "The helicopter emergency medical service air crew course is for the four doctors who specialise in pre-hospital care.
Newly-elected independent TD Dr Jerry Cowley, who is chairman of the national Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS), said the report findings should be published by August.

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