Life-Saving Transport

life saving transport
A critically ill child is transported to Lurie Children’s by helicopter.

On June 13, 2012, the Children’s Service Board Emergency Transport Team used the rooftop helipad for the first time when a critically ill diabetic child was transported by helicopter from Kankakee. Since then, more than 600 patients have been transported to Lurie Children’s, including six by air.

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