Interested in meeting aeromedical services from the UK and Australasia who recruit doctors, paramedics and nurses?
Conference delegates will have the opportunity to meet with the following teams.
Based in Adelaide, MedSTAR is South Australia’s emergency medical retrieval service.
The team provide neonatal, paediatric and adult retrieval services for the state by helicopter, fixed wing aircraft and by land.
The service operates from a new, bespoke multi-million dollar retrieval base at Adelaide airport.
Essex and Herts Air Ambulance
Essex & Herts Air Ambulance (EHAAT) is a Charity that provides a Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) for the critically ill and injured of Essex, Hertfordshire and the surrounding areas.
Each of the Charity’s HEMS teams consist of two Pilots, a Pre-hospital Care Doctor and a Critical Care Paramedic. These teams, made up of highly-skilled individuals, tend to 1500 patients each year.
The fleet, consisting of two Air Ambulances, and four Rapid Response Vehicles operate seven days a week from 7am to 9pm. After sunset, the Critical Care Team continues to provide the service using Rapid Response Vehicles.
The ScotSTAR retrieval service operates from bases in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen. The team have access to EC145 helicopters and King Air fixed wing aircraft.
Funded by NHS Scotland, the teams provide adult pre-hospital care and secondary retrieval, paediatric retrieval and neonatal transfer.
The team also provides telemedicine support and outreach training for rural clinicians.
ScotSTAR employs nurses, paramedics, paediatricians, neonatologists, emergency physicians and intensivists.