About: Website about the GoodSAM app which provides the ability for emergency callers to share live video from their mobile on the scene. This can be viewed in the ambulance and thereby the staff can assess the scene before they arrive.
“South Central Ambulance Service to use GoodSAM’s Instant On Scene”
About: Article about that South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust in the UK will start to use the GoodSAM app for emergency situations. When a person calls 999 video consultation will be available to guide people nearby the sick/wounded person with what they can do to help before the ambulance arrives.
Publication date: 2020-08-10
“‘Game-changing’ app allows air ambulance services to view patients”
About: Article about how using the GoodSAM App’s new feature “Instant on the scene” has enabled ambulance staff to video stream what is going on on the scene when they are on their way to an emergency scene. A caller receives a link which enables the video streaming and in this way the staff can assess how much resources that are needed and for example see how many people that are injured and so on. Read more about the app on https://www.goodsamapp.org/.
Publication date: 2018-05-14
“Live video from bystanders’ smartphones to medical dispatchers in real emergencies”
About: Article about an intervention study in Denmark where the GoodSAM app was used by bystander’s to add live video streaming to emergency calls to help the EMS dispatcher make a better assessment of the injuries.
Publication date: 2021-09-06
Study performed in Denmark.