Spirit Helicopter & Ambulance Garage
Your gifts provided 50% of the funding for a hangar and garage for the Ascension Spirit Medical Transportation helicopter and ambulances at the Howard Young Medical Center campus. The facility offers a more centralized location reducing response time for the service area and expediting care for critically ill or injured patients.
Your dollars at work.
With your generous donation, we have allocated $500,000 to make this project available to our community. Thank you for making it possible!
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This investment updated our defibrillators, heart monitors, ultrasound machines, blood chemistry analyzers, and airway equipment at both Howard Young Medical Center and Ascension Eagle River Memorial Hospital.View
Advanced software on the Flash CT customized the X-ray dose for every patient from infants to adults. The software also enables testing to be on this machine previously not possible. Now rather than having to travel to larger community hospitals for vascular imaging and heart catheterization, many of these tests can be performed here locally.View