Whether you are making a bucket-list journey to a big mountain “out west”, or you’re taking a first-time family ski trip at your regional resort, coming up with a packing list of what to bring with you can be a challenge. Let our advice guide you to choosing the right items so you can enjoy yourself.
Forty years ago, most ambulances were free for patients, provided by volunteers or town fire departments using taxpayer money. Today, the ambulance company used to get you from the slopes to the hospital may not be in-network for your primary insurance.
So, what tends to be on people’s minds as they plan out the details? Sometimes it’s “How can I stay on budget and still have the trip of a lifetime that allows everyone to relax, have fun and not worry about the things that could go wrong?”
We’ve already seen that unconscious patients can end up with huge medical bills when an ambulance takes them to a hospital that doesn’t accept their insurance.
The helicopter ambulance that rushed Shauna Laswell to a Las Vegas hospital after a heart attack may have saved her life.
Watch the video to learn more about the Safe Descents process and how it can help you.