Rescue helicopter transfers 80-year-old man from Tenterfield Hospital

The Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter had an early start on Monday morning, June 11 undertaking two hospital transfers, one from Tenterfield.

The chopper was called out at 3.30am to transfer a male patient from Tweed Heads Hospital to the Gold Coast University Hospital (GCUH).

It then came to our skies, undertaking another interhospital transfer this time from Tenterfield Hospital to the GCUH. The patient was an 80-year-old male suffering an acute medical condition.