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AeroMed Schedule Resumes
(2008-06-16)
(wgvu) - SPECTRUM HEALTH ANNOUNCED TODAY (MONDAY) THAT IT'S RESUMING A SCHEDULE FOR EMERGENCY MEDICAL HELICOPTER SERVICE.

HOWEVER .ROOF LANDINGS IN DOWNTOWN GRAND RAPIDS ARE STILL ON HOLD.

THE SCHEDULE WAS SUSPENDED AFTER A CRASH AND FIRE ON THE ROOF AT SPECTRUM BUTTERWORTH .A CRASH THAT'S STILL BEING INVESTIGATED.

AERO MED SERVICE WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM 10 TO 10 DAILY.

UNTIL A REVIEW IS COMPLETE .AERO MED FLIGHTS WILL LAND AT FORD INTERNATIONAL .AND PATIENTS WILL GO TO THE HOSPITAL BY AMBULANCE.

OFFICIALS SAY ..THE LIMITED SCHEDULE IS DUE TO BRINGING A NEW HELICOPTER INTO SERVICE .AND HAVING STAFF COMPLETE TRAINING.

SPECTRUM SAYS .AERO MED HOPES TO RETURN TO FULL SERVICE WITHIN THE NEXT FEW WEEKS.


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