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Niche spa treatments growing in number

...Young is a practitioner at Valley Medical and Kartchner can be found working in the emergency room. They met as flight nurses with Airlift Northwest and work together today using their medical expertise to provide aesthetic services. The business...
Educator Spotlight: Jenna Wiersma a board-certified behavior analyst. Tell us about your family.I am married to Daniel Wiersma, who works as a flight nurse for Guardian Flight.What are your hobbies and special interests?When I am not teaching I enjoy being outdoors...
Thank you

...Mason hospital with a cardiac emergency. Prior to our departure on Airlift Northwest, along with the expertise of flight nurses Rick and Rebecca, we were thoroughly briefed by Dr. Huttenlocher in the emergency room. Nurse Mary soothed our emotions...
Memorial planned for helicopter crew, patient

...on its way from Cordova to Anchorage on Dec. 3 when it went missing in blowing snow. On board the helicopter were flight nurse John Stumpff, pilot Lance Brabham, paramedic Cameron Carter and patient Gaye McDowell. Only Stumpff's body has...
Doctors take advanced trauma class

...It's important education because trauma is one of the leading causes of death," said Shelly Deering, assistant chief flight nurse for Airlift Northwest in Juneau. "When you have a systematic approach, it's going to save lives." The training...
Healthcare Professional of the Month: Rick Janik, Airlift Northwest

What kind of nurse are you?I am a Flight Nurse for Airlift Northwest in the Juneau Base. How long...where I grew up during a career shadowing day. The flight nurse was riding the strecher performing CPR. He was brought...
Blue Mussel Aesthetics

...bring a combined five decades of nursing experience to medical aesthetics.Kathy Kartchner and Becca Young met as flight nurses for Airlift Northwest. During their twice-yearly travels to medical conferences the friends first heard about aesthetic...
Man saved from multiple heart attacks is still in critical care

...girls who she said took her car to the hospital, Bartlett Regional Hospital staff and the Airlift Northwest Alaska flight nurses Karen Lenihan and Rick Jark. "They've called and checked on us," she said. "They've offered food to take...
SEARHC honors nurses during National Nurses Week

...visits, see patients themselves (FNPs) and work as case managers to assist patients navigate the health care system. Flight nurses help the SEARHC Air Medical Services program transport patients from the villages to Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital during...
JDHS graduate gets promotion

...the 312th Airlift Squadron, Travis AFB, Calif. Brooks is married to Capt. Sarah Brooks, an aeromedical evacuation flight nurse, also assigned to Travis AFB. They have one son, Todd Jr., 7. They make their home in Vacaville, Calif. He also...


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