Aging baby boomers fuel growth of flying ICUs

05/24/2011 | El Paso Times (Texas)

Demand for air medical transport services, especially in rural areas, is increasing as baby boomers age, leading Sierra Providence Health Network in Texas to offer a 24/7 helicopter set up as a flying ICU. Hospitals with trauma units are creating helipads to accommodate air ambulances, even though payment and reimbursement issues for air transport are uncertain.

View Full Article in:

El Paso Times (Texas)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Project Manager RA - 15000003MD
Santa Clara, CA
Director, Site Quality Management
Minneapolis, MN
Associate - Food and Drug
Keller and Heckman LLP
Washington, DC
Senior Paralegal - Research & Development, and Medical
Boehringer Ingelheim
Junior to Mid-Level FDA Associate
Morgan Lewis
Washington, DC