News Archive - CareFlight

CareFlight and University of Tasmania sign Memorandum of Understanding

10/06/2021 - An important step to building resilience and healthcare capability in partnership with the government and people of...

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CareFlight treats trapped truck driver

07/06/2021 - A man, aged in his 60s, has sustained pelvic and leg injuries when the truck he was driving on Old Northern Road, Dural, struck a stationary car, which had two passengers on board, and subsequently hit a...

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Woman in critical condition after cycling accident

06/06/2021 - A woman in her 70s has sustained a serious head injury following a collision between her bike and a vehicle in Mosman this...

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Girl injured in football match airlifted to hospital

05/06/2021 - A teenage girl sustained a serious head injury during a tackle while playing tackle football in Erina, Central Coast, this...

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Man injured by power saw

04/06/2021 - A 43-year-old man has been treated at the scene and taken to hospital after being injured when the power saw he was working with kicked-back at a residence in Balgowlah Heights this...

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Woman and girl injured in M1 crash

03/06/2021 - A 53-year-old woman and her 13-year-old female passenger have been trapped in their car when the vehicle collided with a guard rail on the M1 Pacific Motorway,...

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CareFlight’s Accreditation  

CareFlight is currently preparing for accreditation. The National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards (NSQHS) involve standards around Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural awareness and competency. This is obviously essential for our operations in the Northern Territory but equally applicable to our service in other parts of the country. It starts with identifying if...

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CareFlight crew treating man and woman at Bucketty

Husband and wife seriously injured in motorbike crash

22/05/21 - Multiple emergency services have worked together to treat and transport a 60-year-old man and 51-year-old-woman woman after they were involved in a serious motorbike accident in Bucketty late this...

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Man falls through roof onto wooden scaffolding

20 May 2021 A 26-year-old man has sustained head, shoulder, leg and suspected spinal injuries when he fell eight metres through a roof onto timber scaffolding in a Kenthurst worksite. CareFlight’s Rapid Response Helicopter was tasked by NSW Ambulance at 2:15pm and landed 15 minutes later by the scene of the incident to assist NSW...

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