Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 55 miles east of Gloucester, Mass.

Coast Guard medevacs fisherman 55 miles east of Gloucester, Mass.
BOSTON — A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 55-year-old man suffering from chest pains Sunday evening 55 miles east of Gloucester. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Boston received a report at around 6:30 p.m. that the master of the 75-foot fishing vessel America, homeported in Boston, was ill and...

Coast Guard medevacs injured man from Nantucket Hospital

Coast Guard medevacs injured man from Nantucket Hospital
BOSTON — A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 33-year-old man suffering from injuries to his lower extremities Thursday morning from Nantucket Cottage Hospital on Nantucket. At around 5 a.m. Coast Guard watchstanders were notified that the injured man was in need of transportation to Massachusetts General Hospital for an advanced level of care. Civilian medical flights were unable to transport the...

Coast Guard air crew medevacs pregnant woman from Nantucket

Coast Guard air crew medevacs pregnant woman from Nantucket
BOSTON — A Coast Guard air crew medevaced a 34-year-old pregnant woman from Nantucket Cottage Hospital, Friday evening. At approximately 6 p.m., watchstanders received a request from the hospital for transport of a patient who went into labor and needed to receive a higher level of medical care. At approximately 7:30 p.m., a HC-144 Ocean Sentry launched from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod to Nantucket. The...

Coast Guard air crew medevacs sick man from Martha’s Vineyard

Coast Guard air crew medevacs sick man from Martha’s Vineyard
(U.S. Coast Guard photo) BOSTON — A Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod crew medevaced a 24-year-old man suffering from possible internal bleeding Friday morning from Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. At approximately 12:30 a.m. watchstanders at the First Coast Guard District command center received a request from Martha’s Vineyard Hospital for the transport of the patient. Civilian transport was unavailable...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from Martha’s Vineyard

Coast Guard medevacs woman from Martha’s Vineyard
A Coast MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter lands at Massachusetts General Hospital Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016.  BOSTON — A Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod crew medevaced a 70-year-old woman experiencing heart trouble, Tuesday evening from Martha’s Vineyard. At approximately 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, the First Coast Guard District command center was notified that a patient at Martha’s Vineyard Hospital needed...

Coast Guard medevacs man from Martha’s Vineyard

Coast Guard medevacs man from Martha's Vineyard
BOSTON – A Coast Guard air crew transported an ill 68-year-old man from Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts, today. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard 1st District Command Center were notified at about 12 a.m. by Martha’s Vineyard Hospital that the man was suffering from internal bleeding and needed immediate transport to a mainland medical facility. With no local medical flight available,...

Coast Guard medevacs 58-year-old man from Nantucket

Coast Guard medevacs 58-year-old man from Nantucket
BOSTON — Rescue crews from Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod medically evacuated a 58-year-old man from Nantucket Cottage Hospital Friday. Watchstanders at the 1st District Command Center in Boston, Massachusetts received a call at 9:35 a.m. from Nantucket Cottage Hospital requesting assistance to transport a man with spontaneous head bleeding. A rescue crew, using an MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter, immediately...

Coast Guard medically transports pregnant woman from Martha’s Vineyard to Boston

Coast Guard medically transports pregnant woman from Martha's Vineyard to Boston
BOSTON — A Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod, Massachusetts crew medically transported a 29-year-old woman from Martha’s Vineyard Hospital in Oaks Bluff, Massachusetts, to Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Wednesday. Watchstanders at the 1st Coast Guard District command center in Boston received notification at approximately 9:15 p.m., Tuesday, from Martha’s Vineyard Hospital of a 29-year-old...