A medical dummy inside the provincial Mobile Medical Unit

Photo gallery: Mobile Medical Unit visits Revelstoke

See inside the Mobile Medical Unit, which visited Revelstoke for training last week.

Gallery: The provincial Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) visited Queen Victoria Hospital last week where they conducted training for first responders and hospital staff at the mobile hospital unit contained in two tractor-trailer units. The unit was created for the 2010 Olympics and is now a provincial resource. It responds to large-scale emergencies and disasters, and does training throughout B.C, especially in smaller communities. Top left: MMU manager Robin Gardner tours hospital staff through the emergency unit, which has room for eleven beds, but is suited for six.

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