Helicopter tasked to Heron Island to treat patient
A woman on Heron Island was flown to hospital on Wednesday morning.
RACQ Capricorn Rescue was tasked to the island at 8.05am after a woman, 26, required urgent transportation to hospital for severe abdominal pain.
The woman reportedly suffered pain for a number of hours and was initially treated by the island’s on duty nurse.
The patient was then treated by the on-board doctor and critical care paramedic before being stabilised for the flight to Rockhampton Hospital where she will undergo further scans and treatment.