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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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Pedestrian hit by car in Rouse Hill

19/05/2021 - A 26-year-old woman has sustained head, shoulder and leg injuries when she was hit by a car at the intersection of Merriville Road Windsor Road, Rouse...

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Motorcyclist in critical condition airlifted to hospital

14/05/2021 - A 37-year-old man has sustained serious head, chest, abdomen and lower limb injuries when the motorcycle he was riding collided with a van in...

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Cyclist sustains serious head injuries from fall

11 May 2021 A 35-year-old man riding a bicycle down a slope on Burns Road, St Ives, has fallen and sustained a serious head injury and injuries to his arm. CareFlight’s Rapid Response Helicopter was tasked by NSW Ambulance at 2:55pm and after a seven-minute flight, landed on the St Ives Village Green. NSW Police...

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Teenaged go karter collides with kangaroo in Marrangaroo, Lithgow

09/05/2021 - A 13-year-old boy has sustained neck, arm and suspected spinal injuries when his go kart collided with a kangaroo at a Marrangaroo...

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Man amputates leg using industrial lawn mower

03/04/2021 - A 56-year-old man operating an industrial lawn mower on a Wilberforce property has suffered an amputation to the lower...

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Woman, knocked unconscious by horse, airlifted to hospital

28/04/2021 - A 25-year-old woman has been knocked unconscious by a horse she was leading from the paddock to stable in a private Glenorie...

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