Ripcord medically evacuates client via helicopter in Namibia after bad fall from horse

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A helicopter and MRI, but no permanent injury Redpoint medically evacuated a Ripcord Rescue Travel Insurance client from a remote ranch in Namibia after she fell from a galloping horse. The 39-year-old was horseback riding on a ranch in the Otjozondjupa region of Namibia when she was ejected from the saddle. She hit the ground […]

Redpoint Senior Medical Advisor Dr. Paul Auerbach works with orphanage in Haiti

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Bringing healthcare to Haitian orphans Redpoint Resolutions Senior Medical Advisor Dr. Paul Auerbach has returned recently from Haiti, providing healthcare at an orphanage and two local towns near Port Salut.   After the devastating 2010 earthquake in Haiti that killed an estimated 220,000 people and rendered some 1.5 million homeless, UNICEF estimated that the number of […]

Redpoint medically evacuates woman from Montana to Utah for heart procedure

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Heart condition requires medical evacuation Redpoint Resolutions medically evacuated a 23-year-old woman from Montana to Utah due to a life-threatening heart condition. The university student was working a summer job in the Helena, Montana, area when she felt palpitations and an elevated heart rate. Doctors there recommended that she receive an ICD – an implantable […]

Redpoint VP Ted Muhlner powers through 1.5 mile Frogman Swim to benefit Navy SEAL Foundation

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Cold water and choppy seas The water temperature was a chilly 59 degrees Fahrenheit and the seas were choppy for the 1.5 mile Golden Gate Frogman swim held over the weekend to raise money for the Navy Seal Foundation. The swim course took the 12 participants from the Pacific Ocean, under the Golden Gate Bridge and […]