New Standards

      Many readers have responded to my editorial (“A Change in Culture Is Required”) in the September/October 2008 issue. Some responders think that the Commission on Accreditation for Medical Transport Systems (CAMTS) is trying to punish pilots by requiring that beds be removed from bases. Some 24-hour shift medical crews tell us they get much more rest at work than if they had to go home after 12 hours and return the next day or night for another 12 hours.
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