Posted on October 9, 2008 at 6:12pm
Maryland to Revise Medevac Guidelines
Doctor's OK to be required before some chopper flights
The Baltimore Sun
In a move that could reduce the number of medevac flights in Maryland, state emergency medical officials announced yesterday that ambulance teams will be required to consult with doctors before deciding whether flying some accident victims to a trauma center is better than driving them to a local hospital.
The change, in response to a deadly helicopter… Continue