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Northern NSW : Rescue Winter15
Task snapshot IN the past three months the Service has been called to assist: 78 PRIMARY MISSIONS 61 INTER-HOSPITAL TRANSFERS 4 SEARCH AND RESCUE 1/02/2015 A 66 year old Armidale man transported to Tamworth Base Hospital suffering a heart attack and facial injuries from a road bike accident. 3/02/2015 Search and rescue for a 61year old female horserider in Guy Fawkes National Park. The patient was transported to Armidale Hospital with shoulder and rib injuries. 18/02/2015 A 72 year old female from the Kempsey area was transferred to Port Macquarie Hospital after being trampled by a cow. 3/03/2015 Transported a 26 year old male from the rocks at Frazer Park suffering chest, back and neck injuries to John Hunter Hospital with his friend who also sustained multiple injuries. 9/03/2015 A 7 year old girl was transported to Tamworth Base Hospital with a suspected broken arm as the result of a car accident on the New England Highway south of Uralla. 10/03/15 Transfer of a 1 day old baby from John Hunter Hospital to Westmead Hospital. 12/03/2015 A 45 year old male struck by lightning in Tambar Springs was transported to Tamworth Base Hospital. 13/03/15 Search and rescue for two men seen jumping from a sinking vessel at Warners Bay. 16/03/2015 Transfer of a 71 year old female from Tamworth Base Hospital to Royal North Shore with a cardiac condition. 24/03/2015 Transfer of a 61 year old male from Gloucester Hospital to Tamworth Base Hospital. 28/03/2015 A 17 year old male suffering from oil burns was transported from Inverell to Tamworth Base Hospital. 28/03/2015 A 78 year old male who fell from a horse near Upper Horton was transported to Tamworth Base Hospital suffering an abdominal injury. 1/04/2015 An 82 year old male patient with head, chest, pelvic and leg injuries was transported to Tamworth Base Hospital after a multi- vehicle accident south-west of Coonabarabran. 3/04/15 Called to a motor vehicle accident at Macksville and diverted to Port Macquarie Hospital to meet ambulances with two patients both sustaining head injuries. Transferred both patients to John Hunter Hospital. 5/04/15 Transported a 34 year old male with burns to lower legs from a property at Shallow Bay to John Hunter Hospital. 9/04/2015 Transported a 44 year old male who was fitting east of Walcha to Tamworth Base Hospital. 11/04/15 A 48 year old male with a lower leg fracture after a motorbike accident at Denman was transported to John Hunter Hospital. 11/04/15 Called to a motor vehicle accident near Warnervale Airport where the medical team was transferred by road to the accident site. A 55 year old female was treated for serious spinal injuries and flown to Royal North Shore Hospital. 12/04/2015 Transfer of a 77 year old male suffering breathing difficulties from Quirindi Hospital to Tamworth Base Hospital. 13/04/2015 A 10 year old female from Uralla transported to Tamworth Base Hospital after injuring shoulder at Pony Camp. 17/04/2015 Transfer from Inverell Hospital to Tamworth Base Hospital of an 11 year old boy with suspected head injury after falling from scooter. 18/04/2015 Tasked to Kingston where a 10 year old boy fell from a horse and fractured his left wrist. He was transported to Tamworth Base Hospital in a stable condition. 24/04/2015 A 2 year old boy with suspected meningococcal disease was transported from the Tamworth Base Hospital to the Sydney Children’s Hospital. 4 Rescue Magazine WINTER 2015
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