medical evacuation


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Noun1.medical evacuation - the evacuation of persons (usually by air transportation) to a place where they can receive medical caremedical evacuation - the evacuation of persons (usually by air transportation) to a place where they can receive medical care
evacuation - the act of evacuating; leaving a place in an orderly fashion; especially for protection
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The medical evacuation plane was carrying a Senegalese doctor and two
This contract is for the execution of ground transportation services for individuals, patients, attendants and materials related to medical evacuations to hospitals in the meeting or in the city.
The conference, hosted by Defence IQ - a division of global events company IQPC - will bring together the leaders in the medical evacuation community to discuss the challenges of interoperability when operating in multinational environments, maximising training capability to maintain skillsets and preparing for new operating environments.
In addition, most medical evacuation companies have suspended service to Ebola-affected countries and several airlines have suspended service to Freetown.
As the executive agent for medical evacuation in theater, the Army must ensure the standard of care provided to the Soldiers, Marines, Sailors, and Airmen is the best available.
The only thing we are short of is some of the modern equipment, mine detectors, night vision, and if we had these things, like medical evacuation choppers to go and pick people up from the battlefield, we are ready at this moment to take over the security of Oruzgan," he added.
The two other survivors, Spike Reid and Andy Ruck, will return home on a separate medical evacuation flight at a later date.
Medjet is now the exclusive medical evacuation and repatriation program for the organization and will offer Bar members reduced rates for enrollment.
The force moved to a nearby area suitable for a helicopter landing, and called for medical evacuation.
At the orders of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah, a medical evacuation aircraft transported Yasser Al-Qarni, attach at the Saudi Embassy in Iran, to a hospital in the Kingdom for medical treatment.
Designed to fly in permissive environments, the commercial-based aircraft is conducting Army and National Guard missions ranging from medical evacuation, search and rescue and drug interdiction to transport and general aviation support.
On September 16, Turkish Embassy in Cairo conveyed information to Egyptian Foreign Ministry regarding an emergency medical evacuation request from Palestine to save the life of the six-month-old baby Ali Zohri from Gaza who was suffering from heart disorder.

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