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Northern NSW : Summer 2017
Mission snapshot 159 TOTAL MISSIONS 85 PRIMARY MISSIONS / MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENTS 70 SECONDARY / INTER-HOSPITAL TRANSFERS 4 SEARCH AND RESCUE Below is a snapshot of the work the Service has undertaken in September, October and November 2016. 2/09/2016 Called to a 16 year old male from Gloucester suffering a head injury following a skateboarding accident. After receiving treatment he was accompanied by medical crews to John Hunter Hospital via road ambulance. 7/09/2016 A 41 year old female from Spring Ridge suffering from severe asthma was transported to Tamworth Base Hospital. 5/09/2016 Secondary transfer of an 11 year old boy from Maitland Hospital to Westmead Children’s Hospital. 11/09/2016 Tasked to a personal beacon activation in the Wollemi National Park, located west of Colo Heights, where a hiking party of three was located. A paramedic was winched in to the scene and confirmed no one was injured. 12/09/2016 A 10 month old girl from Coffs Harbour Hospital was transferred to John Hunter Hospital with a chest infection. 14/09/2016 Transported a 62 year old male suffering from a medical condition from Scone Hospital to Newcastle Mater Hospital. 25/09/2016 Transported a 48 year old male with chest injuries after his quad bike rolled at Stockton sand dunes. 28/09/2016 Transported a medical team to Armidale Hospital to stabilise a patient prior to a fixed wing transport. 04/10/2016 A 19 year old male from Stockton sand dunes was transported to the John Hunter Hospital suffering a fractured leg sustained in a quad bike accident. 06/10/2016 Transported a 9 year old girl who had fallen from a tree and broken her arm on a property at Bulahdelah to John Hunter Hospital. 6/10/2016 A 77 year old male suffering facial and other unspecified injuries after a truck accident at Nowendoc was flown to the John Hunter Hospital. 9/10/2016 A 28 year old male with a medical condition was flown from Coonabarabran Hospital to Tamworth Base Hospital. 14/10/2016 Transported a 24 year old female with injuries sustained when she fell from a horse from the Scone Race Track to the John Hunter Hospital. 17/10/2016 Tasked to a Scone property following a motor vehicle accident. A 5 year old boy was flown to Scone Hospital to meet a road ambulance then transported to the John Hunter Hospital. 20/09/2016 A 45 year old male with chest injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident between Limbri and Kootingal was flown to Tamworth Base Hospital. 4 Rescue Magazine SUMMER 2017
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