Critically ill patient transferred to Waikato Hospital | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Critically ill patient transferred to Waikato Hospital

The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was tasked with an emergency hospital transfer on Saturday afternoon.

The team transferred a critically ill patient from Tokoroa to Waikato Hospital. The photo was taken in flight by Crewman Callan while pilot Bazza was avoiding the weather on Saturday afternoon.

Inside – the team has the weather radar up and running showing the “big yellow return” which is one of many “cells” passing through the Waikato region during the afternoon.

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