New Report Evaluates the Provision of HEMS in Europe

A new insightful report evaluates the provision of Helicopter Emergency Medical Services, (HEMS) in Europe, has been published in the BMJ.   Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) are a useful means of reducing inequity of access to specialist emergency care. The study was written by Angharad  Jones, Department of Surgery, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, UK.  Michael John Donald, Departments of Emergency and … More New Report Evaluates the Provision of HEMS in Europe

Aberdeen Earmarked for Scotland’s Next Helicopter Air Ambulance

Aberdeen has been unveiled as the location for a promised new helicopter air ambulance for Scotland. Scotland’s Charity Air Ambulance (SCAA) today announced plans to station its second charity-funded aircraft in the north east – with hopes of launching the service by late 2019. SCAA ‘s new Aberdeen-based aircraft – callsign Helimed 79 – will … More Aberdeen Earmarked for Scotland’s Next Helicopter Air Ambulance