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Scripps CEO Goes Into EMT Mode During Flight Emergency

Chris Van Gorder provides emergency medical aid to ill passenger

Scripps CEO Chris Van Gorder helps ailing patient during flight.

Scripps CEO Chris Van Gorder, (left) is a licensed emergency medical technician (EMT).

Chris Van Gorder provides emergency medical aid to ill passenger

Scripps Health President and CEO Chris Van Gorder recently used his emergency medical training to help a passenger who became ill during a flight to San Diego. Van Gorder is a licensed emergency medical technician (EMT) and a reserve assistant sheriff in the San Diego County Sheriff Department.


Read the story in Modern Health Care: Van Gorder goes into EMT mode during inflight emergency.

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