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Monday, September 13, 2021

Air Medical Today™ Episode 41 - September 9, 2021 EPNetwork

 Episode 41 - An interview of Mark Mennie, an International Commercial Photographer who has specialized in photographing Air Medical and Critical Care Transport, including Medical Evacuation Environments. Mr. Mennie is a Canadian citizen and has been doing work in the United States since 2001.

Mark has done work for the Association of Air Medical Services, the Air Medical Transport Conference, the EMS Memorial Service, the Air Medical Memorial Service, several conferences, and fifty air medical programs from around the world. He has a number of awards and has served on the board of several organizations.

 

Mark Mennie

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Listen to the Audio Podcast Here: Air Medical Today™ Episode 41

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Mark Mennie

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Friday, July 2, 2021

Air Medical Today™ Episode 40 - July 2, 2021 EPNetwork

Episode 40 - An interview of Eileen Frazier, the Executive Director of the Commission on the Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems or CAMTS. Ms. Frazier has a wealth of experience in air medical transport, including being the Chief Flight Nurse at University MedEvac at the Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown, Pennsylvania and serving on a number of boards and committees. She has written several articles and is now writing a new book with the working title of Helicopters and Medicine.

Eileen was the recipient of the Jim Charlson Award, given to those that make a significant contribution to air medical Safety, in 1991 and the Marriot-Carlson Award, given for outstanding contributions to the air medical transport community, in 2000. Both of the awards are sponsored by the Association of Air Medical Services.

Listen to the Audio Podcast Here: Air Medical Today™ Episode 40

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Eileen Frazier


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Eileen Frazier

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Saturday, June 5, 2021

Air Medical Today™ Episode 39 - June 3, 2021 EPNetwork

Episode 39 - An Interview of Craig Yale, the President of the Yale Group, LLC. Mr. Yale has over 45 years of experience in the development and management of not-for-profit, for profit private, and public corporate services that have included emergency ground and air medical programs. Craig is a paramedic and has his bachelor’s degree in business with an emphasis in finance from Regis University.

Mr. Yale has held a number of positions in air medical transport including Flight for Life in Colorado Springs, Rocky Mountain Helicopters and the formation of LifeNet, Air Methods Corporation, HeliStar in Istanbul, Turkey, and as the President of the Yale Group.

Craig has been on the board of the Association of Air Medical Services and currently serves on the board of the MedEvac Foundation International, the Association of Professional Flight Chaplin’s, and is a Regent and Instructor with the Medical Transport Leadership Institute. Craig was awarded the Marriott Carlson Lifetime Achievement Award in 2016.

Listen to the Audio Podcast Here: Air Medical Today™ Episode 39

Watch the Video Podcast Here: Air Medical Today™ Episode 39

Craig Yale


 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Introduction:
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Craig Yale

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Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Air Medical Today™ Episode 38 - April 22, 2021 EPNetwork

Air Medical Today™ Episode 38 - An Interview of Robert Tester, the Senior Director of the LIFE FORCE Air Medical Service at Erlanger Health System. Robbie has been with LIFE FORCE since 1998 when he started as a Flight Paramedic. He has held several positions at the program including Program Manager, Administrator, Vice President, and now Senior Director at Erlanger. His current position includes not only LIFE FORCE but system-wide Emergency Management and the Regional Operations Center.

Along with being a paramedic Robbie holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Care Administration from Georgia State College and will be completing his Masters in Business Administration from Western Governors University in Tennessee this year. He is involved with a number of associations and committees and currently is a board member of the Association of Critical Care Transport.

Listen to the Audio Podcast Here: Air Medical Today™ Episode 38

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Robert Tester

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Robert Tester

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Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Air Medical Today™ Episode 37 - March 17, 2021 EPNetwork

Episode 37 - An Interview of Michael Benton, the Founder, Managing Director, and Principal Consultant with VyClimb Consulting, LLC. Mike started VyClimb Consulting, LLC in 2015 and had previously worked at Air Methods and Med-Trans Corporation as an Air Medical Line Pilot, National Relief Pilot, Aviation Compliance Manager, Check Airman, and Regional Aviation Manager. He served in the United States Army from 1993 to 2008 as a Standardization Instructor Pilot, and Instrument Flight Examiner.

Mike’s consulting has taken him world-wide on a number of projects. He holds a Bachelor’s and Masters from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and an MBA from Colorado State University.

Listen to the Audio Podcast Here: Air Medical Today™ Episode 37

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Michael Benton
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Michael Benton

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Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Air Medical Today™ Episode 36 - February 19, 2021 EPNetwork

Episode 36 - An Interview of Roxanne Shanks, the CEO of LifeFlight Eagle and Executive Director of the Association of Critical Care Transport in Kansas City, Missouri. Roxanne has been in her role at LifeFlight Eagle since 2012 and as the Executive Director of ACCT since 2014. She has also been a partner with Fitch & Associates since 2019.

Prior to LifeFlight Eagle and ACCT, Roxanne was a Service Leader with Mosaic Health in St. Joseph, Missouri. She holds an MBA from Andrew Jackson University and a BA in Chemistry from St. Louis University.

Listen to the Audio Podcast Here: Air Medical Today™ Episode 36

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Roxanne Shanks, MBA, FABC


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Roxanne Shanks

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Thursday, January 28, 2021

Air Medical Today™ Episode 35 - January 27, 2021 EPNetwork

Episode 35 - An Interview of Tom Allenstein, the President & CEO of MedFlight of Ohio and MedCare Ambulance headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. Tom has been the CEO since 2015 and served as the Chief Clinical Officer & Chief Operating Officer of MedFlight from 2004. He also became President & CEO of MedCare Ambulance in 2020, an ALS / BLS ambulance program that had been a joint-venture. Prior to MedFlight and MedCare, Tom had been with Mayo Medical Transport in Rochester, Minnesota starting as a Transport Nurse in 1989 and then Transportation Nurse Manager in 1997.

Tom is a past board member of the Association of Air Medical Services (AAMS) and is currently a Regent with the Medical Transport Leadership Institute, a site reviewer with the Commission on the Accreditation of Medical Transport Services, and the President of the Central Ohio Trauma Systems board. He is the recipient of the AAMS Marriott - Carlson Award in November 2002.


Listen to the Audio Podcast Here: Air Medical Today™ Episode 35

Watch the Video Podcast Here: Air Medical Today™ Episode 35

 
Tom Allenstein
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Tom Allenstein

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Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Air Medical Today Episode 34 - November 3, 2020 EPNetwork

Episode 34 - An Interview of Michael Christianson, the Senior Executive Director of Sanford Air Transportation headquartered in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. I talk to Mike about the history of Sanford AirMed including previous programs, how their program is organized for both their clinical and aviation services, aircraft and bases, the corporate aviation division, COVID-19, and the Maverick Air Center FBO.

Mike has been the directing the program since 2008. He started as a Fixed Wing Pilot, Chief Flight Instructor, and Check Airman. Previous to Sanford, Mike was a pilot with Great Lakes Aviation / United Express. He is a graduate of the University of South Dakota in psychology and sociology for his undergraduate degree and in administrative studies for his masters.


Listen to the Audio Podcast Here: Air Medical Today™ Episode 34

Watch the Video Podcast Here: Air Medical Today™ Episode 34

 

Michael Christianson
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Michael Christianson


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Air Medical Today Episode 33 - August 23, 2020 EPNetwork

Episode 33 - An Interview of Andrea Robertson, the CEO of STARS in Canada. I talk to Andrea about the history of STARS, their program services, air medical services in Canada, and COVID-19.

Andrea has been the President & CEO of STARS since March 2012. She served as the Chief Operating Officer from June 2011. Before joining STARS Andrea held the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer of Alberta Health Services. She is a board member of the Calgary Airport Authority and the CP Railway. In 2014 Andrea was awarded and recognized as one of the Top Most Powerful Women in Canada by the Women’s Executive Network. She has degrees from the University of Calgary and Central Michigan University. Andrea also holds an Executive Fellowship from Wharton.

Listen Here: Air Medical Today™ Episode 33
  

Andrea Robertson, President & CEO of STARS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Andrea Robertson


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Air Medical Today™ Episode 32 July 22, 2020 EPNetwork

Episode 32 - An Interview of Maura Hughes, the CEO of Boston MedFlight. In the podcast we talk about the history of Boston MedFlight as a 501(c)3 not-for-profit consortium air medical program, the development of the FAA Part 135 Certificate, the type of aircraft they fly, their critical care ground ambulances, their team configuration, the impact of COVID-19, their philanthropy program, and their memberships in ACCT, AAMS and AMOA.

Boston MedFlight is in their 35th year of operation and they recently passed the 80,000 patient transport milestone. Maura has been the CEO since 2016 and served as the CFO before that from 1998.

Listen Here: Air Medical Today™ Episode 32
 

Maura Hughes, CEO Boston MedFlight




















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