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GVH Aerospace Modified Isolation Pods Critical to Ebola Patient Transfer

GVH Aerospace Modified Isolation Pods Critical to Ebola Patient Transfer

  • Oct 15, 2015

GVH Aerospace’ modification of the isolation infectious diseases containment unit was mentioned in the recent Aeromedical Society of Australiasia annual conference in Darwin, Australia. The modified isolation containment units is crucial to enable patient transfer from road and air, from Africa back to Australia for care. Exercise Uplift was conducted by Queensland Health Department to test the process of transferring Ebola patient via air and road.

GVH Aerospace’ modified isolation containment units have been delivered to multiple healthcare services in Australia and New Zealand, and enables safe and effective retrieval of suspected Ebola patients via air and road transport means.

Photograph courtesy of Queensland Health Department

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