Radio Communication System Serving Ambulance Service

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					Need for an emergency
communication system
 Ordinary telephone systems get overloaded when
  great numbers of people place calls into and out,
  following disasters. Therefore a reliable “fail safe”
  communication system is a vital tool health care
  system especially following disasters.
 Fast communication is a vital in managing critical
  care patients.
VHF Radio System based on
Gampaha District General Hospital
 VHF radio communication equipments are provided to the
  ambulances working for District General Hospital,
  Gampaha and the ambulances from four other peripheral
  hospitals Divulapitiya, Minuwangoa, Biyagama and
  Dompe.
 This system make it easy to contact any ambulance
  mobiling within the Gampaha district and adjoining
  Colombo District at any moment without any delay.
 The system has been proven its usefulness immediately
  following disasters and even during other emergencies to
  find an ambulances quickly to transport the critical
  patients.
Amateur Radio Serving Health
Service….
 The project was an idea came from a Amateur radio
  operator (4S7HG), and a medical doctor who is
  working for state health sector. The project was funded
  by the Medical Amateur Radio Council of the USA.
 Amateur radio has found a simple but very sustainable
  solution to the communication gap between the
  ambulance service and health care centers, saving
  lives.
   Hemantha Gamage (MBBS, MSc)
148/4c, Sooriya Mawatha, Battramulla .
              Sri Lanka.
    +94-773154458/+94-11-2879486

  Amateur Radio Call Sign – 4S7HG

				
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