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Care Flight Ground Recognized for its Contributions to Quincy’s Designation as a Heart Safe Community

On Tuesday, May 2, through a proclamation by The Plumas County Board of Supervisors, Care Flight Ground will be recognized for its leadership with the town’s Heart Safe Community movement. A Heart Safe Community designation indicates that a community, region…

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Care Flight Expands Fleet to Include Critical Care Airplane

Care Flight, an air ambulance service operated by the Regional Emergency Medical Services Authority (REMSA) has expanded its services with the addition of a critical care fixed-wing transport program. The Pilatus PC-12/45 single engine aircraft will provide patients access to…

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Care Flight Expands Service to include Ground Ambulance Transports in Plumas County Communities

In a joint announcement from Care Flight and Plumas District Hospital (PDH), ground ambulance services in the Quincy area began operations under Care Flight Ground Operations effective July 1. Care Flight, already an air emergency treatment and transportation provider in…

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Care Flight Expands Beckwourth Base to 24/7

Care Flight expanded its emergency medical helicopter service into Plumas County with the opening of its Beckwourth, California base at the Nervino Airport. A ribbon cutting and community open house was held on Saturday, June 25 from 10 a.m. to…

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Care Flight expands to 24/7 Coverage in Fallon at the Banner-Churchill Hospital Base

Care Flight has expanded its hours of service of the emergency medical helicopter based at Banner Churchill Community Hospital to 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Since April 2015, the helicopter has been available at the hospital 12…

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Care Flight Celebrates 17 years in Gardnerville at Carson Valley Medical Center

Two organizations are celebrating the anniversary of bringing a life-saving measure to the Valley. Carson Valley Medical Center and Care Flight have been working together for 17 years, with the helicopter making a home in Gardnerville in 1999. The partnership…

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