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Published on February 09, 2016

24 hours with the Lurie Children’s Hospital transport team

by Katharin Czink and Dina Bair

CHICAGO -- In Monday night’s Cover Story: the sickest children, and the rapid transport to save their lives. Medical reporter Dina Bair brings us a unique perspective of what happens after the emergency call for a helicopter comes in.

The best -- and sometimes the last – chance for survival for sick kids begins atop the helipad at Lurie Children's Hospital. When children, some critically ill, require a level of care many community hospitals simply can’t provide, the Lurie transport team kicks into action.

Watch the video and read more at WGNTV.com >>