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Cardiac patient flown from remote rural property

Sunshine Coast based RACQ CareFlight Rescue has flown to a rural property near Jimna in the Somerset region at 12pm today.

The rescue service flew to the hinterland countryside landing near the homestead and were first on scene to the remote station.

A 69 year old male was suffering from a cardiac condition and had been self monitoring his condition before contacting emergency services.  

CareFlight's critical care doctor treated the patient on scene and was then airlifted to Nambour Hospital in a stable condition.