We had an amazingly busy weekend. Just to give you a recap on what we did: Friday 15th – 2 x hospital transfers from Kaitaia to Whangarei, Dargaville to Whangarei, Waiheke Island to Auckland, and Russell to Whangarei. Saturday 16th…
Friday 25 March – we flew four missions including a farm accident at Paparoa; Whangarei Heads for a patient who had a medical condition; a winch at Mt Aubrey where a female slipped on the track; and a patient transfer….
Helimed 1 team responded yesterday evening to a serious motor vehicle accident in remote far north 90 mile beach. A male patient received serious spinal injuries and was flown to Northland Base Hospital and later to Middlemore Hospital.
On Sunday we responded to a rescue call to a motorbike accident at Okaihau. Fire, Police and St John Ambulance arrived first and secured the scene. The patient was stabilized and flown to Whangarei Hospital.