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Resource ID: #5297
Subject: Emergency Medical Services
Source: Pittsburgh Press
Date: May 10, June 21, Aug. 23, Sept. 13, Oct. 4, 11, Nov. 8



Pittsburgh Press documents safety and operational problems in nation's helicopter medical evacuation system; reporter uses FOIA and computer database and rides with medevac teams, finding poor pilot training, poor aircraft design and competitive pressures on hospitals to send up flight teams in bad weather.

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