Spirit – Ministry Transportation Services introduces simulator for a Eurocopter EC145 helicopter
Spirit – Ministry Transportation Services and Ministry Health Care staff
Spirit – Ministry Transportation Services will be preparing for their new helicopter with the help of a simulator for a Eurocopter EC145 helicopter, a replica of the real thing that's due to replace Ministry's current medical chopper, a Bell-222, that is currently in use at the Spirit Base at Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield. Ministry staff, along with local fire and EMS services staff, have been invited to meet with the Spirit Team and to participate in the simulation of being on board the new EC145. Interviews will be available with Kevin Collopy, a critical care flight paramedic for Spirit Medical Transportation, at each of the sites listed below during the specified times.
Friday, February 26, 2010
||Sacred Heart Hospital
||9 – 9:45 a.m.
||Saint Mary’s Hospital
||10:30 a.m. – noon
||Eagle River Memorial Hospital
||1 – 2 p.m.
||Howard Young Medical Center
||2:30 – 4 p.m.
(located adjacent to the Emergency Room entrance at each facility)