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THE Westpac Rescue Helicopter was called to the Merriwa Hospital at approximately 9:40 this morning to transfer an 84 year old man to the John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle. The man is suffering a medical condition requiring specialist treatment and was flown to Newcastle in a stable condition.
WESTPAC Rescue Helicopter Service pilots will continue to receive state of the art training thanks to Glencore’s extended partnership. Glencore’s six-figure investment has been extended until the end of 2020, ensuring pilots are properly equipped to deliver aeromedical support in the Upper Hunter. The funding will help pilots complete 250 hours of simulator (SIM) training […]
AT approximately 5pm on Saturday the Westpac Rescue Helicopter was called to care for a 23 year old male who had a motorcycle accident at Upper Rouchel and sustained a chest injury. The man was flown to the John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle in a stable condition.
THE Westpac Rescue Helicopter was called to Scone this evening to treat jockey Jenny Duggan who fell from horse Steamboat Sally in race 8 at the Darley Scone Cup Carnival this afternoon. The Westpac medical team met ambulance at the Scott Memorial Hospital in Scone to treat the 42 year old for injuries to her […]
A 42 year old woman was treated on scene at a property at Rouchel by paramedics for chest, pelvic and arm injuries sustained after after a fall from a horse. The Westpac Rescue Helicopter’s critical care medical team also treated and stabilised the woman, before flying her to the John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle. Previous […]
THE Westpac Rescue Helicopter is on scene treating a man who sustained injuries when his vehicle rolled down a steep embankment on a property on Yarrandi Road, near Scone. The Westpac statement said the man was ejected from the vehicle, but has been stabilised and will be transported to the John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle. […]