McAden speaks to Civitans on medical helicopter service | The Press and Standard

by | April 28, 2018 5:00 am

Last Updated: April 25, 2018 at 11:03 am

Wes McAden of AirMed Care Network spoke to the Walterboro Civitans recently. AirMed operates the helicopter service at the local hospital and offers memberships to the citizens of Colleton County. With the increasing cost of emergency transport and the fact that most insurance won’t cover the entire cost, membership is an option at an affordable rate. Many people in Colleton County are already members, he said.

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  1. Comment by David Guy

    April 28, 2018 at 3:42 pm

    My brother Jesse Guy was shot at 3:20 am msy 28,2016 colleton county fire and resuce responded and even thou the crime scene was 15 minutes away from volleton county medicsl center that have this life glight medical service that service and that hospitsl we ouldnt take him so the ems had to drive sll the wSay to trident mefical center..They finally arrived at the e.r st 4:50 am a full hour and a half after Jesse was shot…jesse bled to death internally because of this delay so if youre in dire need of help in colleton county youll have a better chance of surviving if you just drive yourself to trident vs waiting on colleton county ems,hospital or life flight

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