First isopod in Fremont County to fly COVID-19 patients
The morning of April 3rd, Classic Air Medical (CAM) crew members met in-person and virtually at their hangar in Riverton to train on the county’s first air ambulance isopod. The isopod will be used on [...]
Cassia Regional Hospital Opening New Classic Air Medical Base
Classic Air Medical and Intermountain Healthcare are opening a new helicopter medical transport base on the Intermountain Cassia Regional Hospital campus in Burley, Idaho to enhance medical transport services for area residents….
Classic Air Medical adds five 407GXi aircraft
Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. company, has announced the signed purchase agreement for five Bell 407GXi helicopters to be sold to Classic Air Medical. The aircraft are scheduled for delivery in 2022 and will provide air medical transport in Arizona, Utah, Colorado, Idaho, New Mexico and Wyoming…..
Search and rescue aids injured snowmobiler
Grand County Search and Rescue assisted in recovering a snowmobiler with a severe back injury from Rabbit Ears Peak on Sunday….
Covid and HEMS: Two Years In
It has been nearly two years since the global outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), causing Covid-19 in humans. In the first months of 2020, medical professionals around the globe scrambled to understand the virus and determine procedures and best practices to reduce and prevent its spread….
SageWest thanks Classic Air Medical & other sponsors for Thanksgiving dinner
On Thanksgiving Day, our SageWest team members were provided an American Heroes Thanksgiving Dinner by Classic Air Medical with the support of other contributors spreading….
Dashing through Cortez in a … helicopter? Santa surprises at Parade of Lights
Santa Claus made a surprise appearance in Cortez Saturday, dipping down from the North Pole not in a reindeer-powered sleigh, but in a helicopter stirring flurries of dust….
Intermountain Healthcare and Classic join forces
Classic, which is headquartered in North Salt Lake, Utah, operates 28 aircraft (16 rotary-wing and 12 fixed-wing units), and covers much of the same footprint as Intermountain’s telehealth service network, supporting residents in rural communities…..