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Wilderness Medics

The Reach and Treat Team trains every month to take professional paramedic skills into the wild. AMR provides advanced life support in the wilderness when medics join in rescues in the snow, dangling from ropes and in rushing rivers.

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Producer - Vince Patton
Editor/Videographer - Michael Bendixen
Photos & Video Courtesy - Robert Finke, Kerry Noland, John Waller, Tony Van Vugt & Justin Zawistowski
Aerials Courtesy - KGW-TV

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Wilderness Medics; Tsunami; Crystal Springs (2513)

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #2513
Most Recent Broadcast: March 27, 2014