High Risk OB

2012 AirLife HROB Nurses

The AIRLIFE High Risk Obstetrical Team (HROB) provides highly specialized care during transport of pregnant patients with diagnoses such as HELLP syndrome, Preeclampsia/Eclampsia, DIC, Sepsis, Pre-term labor, Abruption Premature rupture of membranes and others. Patients are routinely transferred from a six state region into Denver for state of the art perinatal care. All AIRLIFE HROB nurses must have at least five or more years of intensive training in high risk obstetrics. The HROB team is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The personnel configuration for HROB flights include both an AIRLIFE HROB nurse and an AIRLIFE primary flight nurse.

Richard P. Porreco, MD

  • Perinatologist for Obstetrix Medical Group of Colorado
  • Medical Director for the AIRLIFE HROB team