Young Teen Experiences Premature Birth Pains

Young Teen Experiences Premature Birth Pains

November 4, 2015 at 6:40PM We happened to be in Kanchanaburi City doing some business, when a call came in to help a pregnant woman who was having pain and bleeding at only 4 months pregnant. We followed the ALS unit (05) from Pitakkarn to assist and were joined at...
Serious Back Injury Transport

Serious Back Injury Transport

November 2, 2015 at 1:37PM We received a call from clinic staff to pick up a 19 year old male who had injured his back trying to lift a stack of heavy hardwood lumber. He couldn’t lay flat properly, so we had to put a blanket from the clinic under him for support, and...
Search & Rescue Mission

Search & Rescue Mission

October 18, 2015 We received a call from local Police to accompany them on a search for a body in the nearby jungle. We drove down to South Huai Nam Khao village and met with the police, soldiers, and village guards who took us out to the area about 6km. away. We...
Helicopter Training

Helicopter Training

Aug 17, 2015 We participated in a training for ground crews on helicopter operation and procedures at the Surasii air force base in Ladya, Kanchanaburi, Thailand. Training included helicopter navigation, hand signs, safety precautions, patient loading and packaging...
Poor Patient Transport from Hospital to Home

Poor Patient Transport from Hospital to Home

October 30, 2015 Today we had a chance to help a poor family by picking their sick father up from the hospital, and bringing him back to a nearby Karen village. The man was the patient with the leg pain on Oct 28. His condition doesn’t look much better, but he...
Elderly Woman Experiences Breathing Difficulty

Elderly Woman Experiences Breathing Difficulty

October 8, 2015 at 7:33PM  We received a call to help an elderly woman with breathing difficulties located in a nearby village. We rushed to her house and checked vitals, and seeing oxygen and blood pressure low we rushed her to a transfer with an ALS unit from Pahon...
Elderly Man Unable to Eat, Strange Leg Pain

Elderly Man Unable to Eat, Strange Leg Pain

October 28, 2015 at 9:11AM Our local volunteers gave us a call this morning to pick up an elderly man with leg pain, who hadn’t eaten for some time. On arrival at the new Karen village where the patient lives, we took blood pressure and vitals, and seeing his...
Truck Collides with Motorbike

Truck Collides with Motorbike

September 25, 2015 at 20:49 We got a call from off duty policemen to investigate a car accident with possible injuries. We jumped out of bed and scrambled off to the accident scene about 5km away, and discovered that a motorbike and Toyota pick-up truck had collided,...
Abdominal Pain Patient

Abdominal Pain Patient

September 25, 2015 at 16:53 A motorbike came driving out to our station late this afternoon, and woman told us her mother was sick, and not able to get up off her bed. So we jumped in the ambulance and went to find the patient’s house. On arrival, we discovered a...
Pregnancy and Roadkill Pick-up

Pregnancy and Roadkill Pick-up

September 21, 2015 at 5:01 PM Received a call for a pregnant 20 year old woman experiencing birth pains at 8 months. Rushed her to a transfer with NP04 unit, and on the way back moved a dog’s carcass off the road that had just been hit by an oncoming truck, and...