Dr. Jeff Pothof in the news: UW Med Flight opens second remote base in Columbia County

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Flight physician Dr. Jeff Pothof discusses the impact of UW Med Flight's second remote base in Portage, WI on shortening response times, allowing physicians and nurses to reach life-threatening trauma and medical conditions faster.

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Med Flight is among only a handful of medical helicopter programs in the country that provide a physician on every flight. It also operates a regional base at the Iowa County Airport to respond to medical emergencies in southwestern Wisconsin. A third helicopter is stationed at University Hospital, a Level I trauma center, one of only two in Wisconsin.