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Venic, Italy, 07/12/17 -> 08/12/17

One of our doctors went on misison on 07/12 to repatriate a French patient. The patient was brought to the ER after a cardiovascular arrest with prolonged resuscitation. He was intubated and ventilated and stayed during several weeks on the ICU. Due to a third degree AV block he received a temporary pacemaker. Some time after extubation h...
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Malaga, Spain - 03/12/17 -> 04/12/17

​On 03/12 wen send out our IC nurse to Spain to repatriate a 72 years old lady who was admitted on 24/11 because of exacerbationof a known COPD due to  respiratory tract infection. With the help of our POC (Personal Oxygen Concentrator) we repatriated the patient on a commercial plane and brought her to a Universitary Hospital in Belgium.
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Pattaya, Thailand - 30/11/17 -> 02/12/17

On 18 November a Belgian lady who was walking in Pattaya developed progressive chest pain with radiation and palpitation. After a coronary angiogram she was diagnosed with a 99% stenosis of the mid LCx. After a stent in situ she remained hospitalised untill she was declared fit to fly and to be repatriated by our doctor. We also send out the P...
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Tel Aviv, Israel - 26/11/17 -> 27/11/17

A fall from the stairs: fractured ribs and fracture of thoracic vertebrae. Our patient was admitted since 10/11 with this diagnosis in a local hospital in Tel Aviv. Due to a small pneumothorax it took a while untill he was declared fit to fly.Our IC nurse brought the man back on a commercial plane and our ambulance team escorted them to a hospital ...
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Porto, Portugal - 23/11/17 -> 24/11/17

​An unfortunate fall and our patient was brought to the ER with a proximal fracture of the left humerus. Becasue of a strike in Portugal the Belgian travel assistance decided to bring him back as soon as possible on a commercial plane. Our IC-nurse escorted the patient and brought him to a hospital in Brussels to be scheduled for operation.
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Nice, France - 10/11/17 -> 11/11/17

One of our skilled nurses brought back a patient from Nice on 11/11 by a commercial plane. The patient was admitted in a local hospital with a peri-anal abces which was treated with a surgical incision and drainage. During the repatriation our nurse continued the medication therapy and brought the patient pain free to his home in Belgium.
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Evros, Greece - 01/11/17 -> 02/11/17

On the first of November our IC-nurse was send to Greece to repatriate a Belgian tourist. Our patient with a chronic heartfailure was admitted several times, during his holiday, in a local hospital Due to his dyspnoe our nurse took our POC (Personal Oxygen Concentrator) with him to support with O2 during the flight. He was brought home by our ambul...
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Havana, Cuba - 26/10/17 -> 28/10/17

Our patient presented himself  on 14/09 with pain in the left hip with redness at the back of the tibial region. It evolved very fast with a change of color and coldness of the leg. In the echo doppler of the affected leg there was a presence of a large artrial thrombus and an aneurysm of the thrombosed adbominal aorta.On 20/10 the patien...
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Malaga, Spain - 18/10/17 -> 19/10/17

During a holiday in Malaga, our patient fell and broke her pelvis. After a hospitalisation of 2 weeks she was declared fit to fly with the help of an IC-nurse. Due to the reduced mobility we brought her back on a stretcher case on a commercial plane back to Belgium where she was transferred by our ambulance team to a local hospital in Antwerp.
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Benidorm, Spain - 15/10/17 -> 16/10/17

One of our IC nurses was sent on mission to repatriate a patient from the local hospital in Benidorm. She was admitted on 04/10 after a vasovagal syncope with a post traumatic small subarachnoidal bleeding. We brought her back on a commercial airline without any complications.
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