Emergency & Rescue Services

For any business/property managers, dealing with an emergency situation can be unexpected. But when one does arise, you need to be able to handle it in a quick and orderly fashion. Knowing who you need to contact can help you effectively manage a stressful and otherwise fatal scenario. That is why the Fiji Hotel and Tourism Association (FHTA) is listing below the local ICE (In Case of Emergency) contact information which are crucial in times of these unexpected situations. 

Police: 917

Fire: 910/911

Ambulance: 910/911

Helipro Fiji

Emergency Rescue & Medevac Service with Air and Land Ambulance

AW 109 Helicopter – DQ EMS
*Helicopter OH&S safety training staff certification
*Specialized resort staff training programmes ensuring the best emergency outcomes

Land Ambulance
Fiji registration AIRMED

Contact
24/7 Emergency Assist: 7707700

Michael Barbieri
International MedEvac coordinator
Tel: +(61) 411428681
Email: michael@helipro.com.fj

*price on application

Heros Need Heros

International Paramedic Rescue and Health Charity registered with the Australian Charity and Not for Profit Commission.
All Paramedics who assist developing ambulance services and currently working with St John Fiji, VERT Rescue Fiji with support from the Ministry of Health.
Will also assist with training of Ambulance staff and assist FNU develop an ambulance training course.

Contact

Mobile: +61 401097044
Email: heroes_need_heroes@live.com

*Not for profit commission

St John Ambulance

Provision of a 24/7 telephone service to tourists, which connected ill or injured persons or their carers to a cascade of medical personnel according to urgency.
Reassurance that this system is overseen and supported by Australian expertise.
The same service would commit to training and support of local doctors and nurses, thereby building local capacity.

Contact

Dr Peter Wirth MBBS, FACEM
Senior Emergency Physician
Mobile: (61) 4170 11738
Skype:  peterwirth11
Email:  pwirth@optusnet.com.au

*Reduced costs from unnecessary retrievals through direct involvement of Australian specialist doctors in identifying appropriateness of each case and/or from preventable deaths where available levels of medical expertise are currently deficient. Reduced insurance premiums to operators.

International SOS

  • 24/7/365 Medical Access to Doctors Designated Resort Staff in over 90 Languages
  • Medical Service Provider Referral
  • Arrangement of Hospital Admission
  • Guarantee of Medical Expenses Incurred during Hospitalization & Monitoring of Medical Condition *
  • Arrangement of Emergency Medical Evacuation *
  • Arrangement of Emergency Medical Repatriation
  • Arrangement of Return of Minor Children *
  • Arrangement of Repatriation of Mortal Remains
  • First Aid Kits
  • First Aid Training

* Subject to securing additional payment from the guest or their family

Contact

Andrew Candelet (Intl.SOS)
Tel: +61 7 3198 7025/+61 428 369465
Email: andrew.candelet@internationalsos.com

Sara Shaw (MedAire)
Tel. +61 7 3198 7008/+61 409 020932
Email: sara.shaw@medaire.com

*Annual fees per resort. Extras (optional)

LifeFlight Fiji

To introduce LifeFlight Fiji, a not-for-profit joint venture which is aimed at provided local Aeromedical evacuations and rescue services for locals and tourists as well as international evacuations.

Air Ambulance – In partnership with LifeFlight Australia, we will coordinate Air Ambulance retrieval services
Helicopter Rescue – With our helicopter assets and trained crews, we will be ready to deploy for any aero-medical or search & rescue missions
Emergency Response – Working with our community-focused partners, we have the capability to deploy Rapid Response Units within selected areas.

Contact

Medevac and Search & Rescue
Mobile: 9933907 / 7751401
Email: info@liffeflightfiji.org

*Coming soon