Woman suffers serious cardiac event | Philips Search and Rescue Trust

Woman suffers serious cardiac event

The Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter was dispatched to a rural Tapapa address just after 10 pm on Sunday 18 March, to airlift a 66-year-old female who was suffering a serious cardiac event.

She was stablised at the scene by paramedics before to being flown to Waikato Hospital for further treatment.

Just prior to this mission, the rescue helicopter had been tasked to transfer a male cardiac patient from Tauramanui Hospital for specialist treatment.

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