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The HEMS Course

What is a HEMS Course? (add paragraph here)Completing this course has given me the skills and knowledge to (eventually) become a contributing crew member of the aircraft and not just a medical passenger. 283 more words

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BREAKING NEWS - Fire in Quinlan injures 3

Multiple fire departments are on the scene of a fire in Quinlan, location undisclosed.  3 people are critically injured, 2 of which are children.  Three air ambulances have been dispatched to Quinlan Ford High School, from where they will be immediately transported to area hospitals. 9 more words

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How to become a helicopter paramedic

Hi all! I am a paramedic who has worked for South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) since 2001. For the last two and a half years I have been part of the Hazardous Area Response Team (HART) and made occasional appearances for the training department. 251 more words

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Blood on Board

Dr Rachel Hawes of the Great North Air Ambulance Service is one of our speakers at the Prehospital Trauma Symposium. She will be discussing the benefits and challenges of carrying blood on board the aircraft. 91 more words



It’s happening!  Travelling from Ashford to Avignon on the Eurostar on Saturday 23rd May. Attempt to climb Mont Ventoux on Sunday 24th May.  Return home (hopefully via the train as opposed to air ambulance)  on Monday 25th May.   12 more words

Starting Off

Yesterday we agreed to do the sponsored ride in aid of the Air Ambulance. It is a 15 mile long, mainly off road ride, incorporating some mild sloping hills and a pub stop. 243 more words

There's No Place Like Home

Day 17 After the Fall

Okay I’ll admit I was a bit anxious about the journey home. Thrilled that we were finally getting out of Italy, but now suddenly conscious of the possible dangers of flying a very long distance with a man who’d had major surgery 10 days earlier and might still be at risk of a blood clot. 1,127 more words