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STARS, SHR find heli-pad solution at U of S campus

October 28, 2015  By Global News

STARS and the Saskatoon Health Region (SHR) are now able to transport emergency patients faster, thanks to a new temporary medical helicopter landing pad on the University of Saskatchewan campus.

“It’s much closer to the Royal University Hospital, however it still does involve an EMS ground transfer. It cuts about five minutes off our transfer, which is better for our patient. But, it’s much safer for us to land in that controlled environment,” said Cindy Seidl, STARS base director and flight nurse. | READ MORE


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