Te Kaha cardiac arrest | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Te Kaha cardiac arrest

The Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to Te Kaha yesterday.

A 54 year old local woman had a sudden collapse.  Emergency services were called and while local first responders where tending to her she suffered a cardiac arrest.

On arrival the helicopter crew worked with medics on the patient for over an hour to stabilise her before flying her to Waikato Hospital in a critical condition.

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