IHS approves expansion of air ambulance program
The Indian Health Service has approved the expansion of an air ambulance program that serves tribes in the Great Plains.

The South Dakota-based Private Air Shuttle Services Network started on the Pine Ridge Reservation in January 2007. PASSNet now has approval to pick up patients on any reservation in North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska and Iowa.

The program will first expand to the Rosebud Sioux Reservation in South Dakota.

Get the Story:
Air ambulance gets OK to serve more reservations (AP 2/12)

Related Stories:
Venture brings air ambulances to reservations (4/27)

This story is tagged under:
ihs
Search
Share this Story!

You are enjoying stories from the Indianz.Com Archive, a collection dating back to 2000. Some outgoing links may no longer work due to age.

All stories in the Indianz.Com Archive are available for publishing via Creative Commons License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)